Sketchbook of Texas, 1876

1876
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Academic) 060

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.9 x 18.1 cm (5 1/16 x 7 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2521

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Academic anonymous. 37 leaves. Pencil drawings, chiefly of Galveston, Harrisburg, Houston, Marion and San Antonio, Texas, December 1876. Cloth cover, brown boards with black morocco leather back. Label of Lechertier, Barbe, and Co… London. Possibly by same hand as 53.2520.

Inscription

Notes in graphite on some pages describing color, place etc

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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