Portsmouth, New Hamphire

Between 1871 and 1873
Edwin Whitefield (American (born in England), 1816–1892)


Place Depicted: Portsmouth, New Hampshire, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 721

Dimensions

Image: 38.3 x 75.7 cm (15 1/16 x 29 13/16 in.) Sheet: 53.3 x 79.7 cm (21 x 31 3/8 in.) (rough edges)

Accession Number

53.2483

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and washes (blue and gray) on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

View from across the Piscataqua River, with residences at right. Pasture land in foreground. Drawing for lithograph of 1873

Inscription

LL margin in graphite: E. Whitefield

Markings

Watermark: J. Whatman, 1871

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875