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Two Sketches, Grindewald, Switzerland

July 23,1842
John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 19.9 cm (7 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.680

Medium or Technique

Graphite on light gray paper, heightened with white

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Above: drawing of a chalet-style house with trees. Below: mountain peaks with glacier Grindelwald.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right: The Lower Glacier Grindwald. July 29th 1842
Verso, annotated in the center: 3; annotated in bottom right corner: 15-

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875 June 28, 1967

Credit Line

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