Sketch book, New York State
Edwin Whitefield (American (born in England), 1816–1892)
Karolik cat. no 730 figure150
Sheets: 25.6 x 33.7 cm (10 1/16 x 13 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor over graphite, with pen and black ink, on moderately thick, dark cream wove paper
Not On View
46 leaves (incl. 2 blank) and 2 lists. Drawings chiefly of New York State in pen, graphite pencil and watercolor, the first, on 1b, marked Hornellsville (graphite pencil). Paper boards, gilded green morocco back.
Signed inside front cover in graphite: Edwin Whitefield / Wonkers / Westchester Co. / N. Y.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875