Alvan Fisher (American, 1792–1863)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Binding boards: 24.7 x 17.5 cm (9 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, pen and ink, and brush with wash; sketchbook with 37 leaves, bound in marbled boards
Not On View
Studies, many of river landscapes, possibly Hudson River.
In pen and brown ink on flyleaf, u.r.: Alvin (sic.) Fisher / Boston / 1817
Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA September 13, 1978
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875