(Recto): Lake Winnepesaukee; (Verso): Wooded landscape

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 338

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.5 x 25.8 cm (5 11/16 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.103.3

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash, heightened with white and yellow watercolor 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. Recto: Landscape with lake. Clouds, right. Verso: sketch with dead trees

Inscription

Inscribed upper left and lower right in graphite: W.P. Lake; verso: Near Centre Harbour

Provenance

By 1959, Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1959, gift of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 12, 1959)

Credit Line

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