Steilacoom Barracks and Mt. Rainier

1849–53
William Birch McMurtrie (American, 1816–1872)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 526

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.9 x 33.1 cm (9 7/16 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.132

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Barracks in a glade in middle-ground. Mountain rising in background.

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in pen and ink: No 6.
Inscribed on verso in graphite: Mt. Rainier Steilacoom Barracks / W.T.

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