(Recto): Battery, NY; (Verso): Sketches of town, fence and building

1839–78
Robert Havell, Jr. (American (born in England), 1793–1878)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.5 x 25.7 cm (5 11/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.103.39

Medium or Technique

Graphite and white heightening on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

One of thirty-nine unbound leaves from Sketchbook of the Hudson River and New England.

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite, recto upper right: Battery NY

Provenance

By 1959, Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1959, gift of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 8, 2007)

Credit Line

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