View from Indian Director's house, Yorktown. May 16, 1862

View from Indian Director's house, Yorktown. May 16, 1842

May 16, 1862
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.8 x 25 cm (7 13/16 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1682

Medium or Technique

Graphite on ruled laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Looking down on houses along the river, with a large sailboat in the river.

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite lower right: View from Andrew (something illegible)'s house / at Yorktown July 16, 1862

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