The Potomac River from Washington, D. C. (from a sketchbook of 1850–1853)

Nov. 16, 1851
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.6 x 19.7 cm (4 3/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.1722

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Sailboat on right, figures on cliff in center, boat at the shore on left.

Inscription

LL in Graphite pencil: title, Nov. 16th 1851

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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