Tejucco (Diamantina)-Rio

1858
William Brenton Boggs (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 77

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.3 x 38.1 cm (10 3/4 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

61.261

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

View of Brazilian town from river. Verso: graphite sketch of mountains.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: Tejuco - Rio / 11 Decr / 59 / W.B. B.
Verso, lower left: Borja - / Magellan's Sts / Jany 5 / 60

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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