Sketchbook of 1823–1827 (Delaware, New York, Pennsylvania)

1823–27
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Academic) 058

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.1 x 19.4 cm (4 3/4 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.85

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Academic anonymous sketchbook. Studies at Plymouth, Wilmington, Christians, and Elktown, Delaware; Niagara, Erie, Rochester, Sackett’s Harbor, Washington, Salisbury, Cumberland, etc. Graphite drawings on fifty-seven leaves. Bound in marbled covers, leather corners and back.

Inscription

Some pages with notes in ink. Titles, dates etc.

Markings

Watermark: Amies Ph and dove with olive branch

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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