(Recto): Sonafee(?) Lake; (Verso): Road through houses
Robert Havell, Jr. (American (born in England), 1793–1878)
Sheet: 14.4 x 25.7 cm (5 11/16 x 10 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite and wash, white heightening, on gray paper
Not On View
One of thirty-nine unbound leaves from Sketchbook of the Hudson River and New England. Recto: Lake painted in white wash surrounded by pencil drawing of shore and trees. Verso: Homes along a dirt road.
Inscribed with graphite.
Recto upper left: S.L.
Recto, upper right: Sonafee (?)
Verso, upper left: J.P.N
By 1959, Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1959, gift of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 12, 1959)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875