Studies of Ships and Shore

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 85

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.2 x 25.7 cm (7 15/16 x 10 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.840

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink, brush and brown and gray wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Studies of ships and the shore

Inscription

Inscribed in ink at left in the sand: sand
Center bottom in graphite: Delaware
Bottom right: Sketches from Nature G. R. Bonfield

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