Sketchbook

John Durrie (American, 1818)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Leaves: 23 x 33.5 cm (9 1/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.359

Medium or Technique

Graphite, charcoal on paper; bound in brown leather cover, stamped in gold

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

17 leaves (many cut out) with landscape sketches, a woman and two children, and fruit studies.

Inscription

Cover stamped in gold: John Durrie, Jr. / Drawing Book

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA September 13, 1978

Credit Line

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