SS. John Neilson

1822–76
George R. Bonfield (American, 1802–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.9 x 26.5 cm (5 7/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.850

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: The steam ship John Neilson; Verso: small graphite sketch of a chimney.

Inscription

Recto. left: JKB; lower left: over; lower right: (something illegible) "John Neilson"
Verso: illegible notes

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

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