Steamer Niagara

1850
A. Mayor (American, active in 1850–1867)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 811 Visiting foreign artists

Dimensions

Sheet: 12 x 25.2 cm (4 3/4 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.269

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Academic Drawing. Visiting foreign artists. British sidewheeler with sails spread.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in pen and ink: Steamer Niagara 1850 A.M.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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