Sketchbook 4

1817
Alvan Fisher (American, 1792–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Binding boards: 24.6 x 19.5 cm (9 11/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1978.363

Medium or Technique

Graphite, pen and ink, charcoal, and brush and wash on paper Forty-two leaves, bound in marbled boards

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Studies, many of farm animals.

Inscription

Inscribed on second leaf in pen and ink: Alvin (sic.) Fisher / Dedham / 1817

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