View of Pesacola Bay

Henry W. Snyder (American, 1806)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Civil War) 0997

Dimensions

Image: 12.7 x 58.9 cm (5 x 23 3/16 in.) Sheet: 21.0 x 58.9 cm (8 1/4 x 23 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2789

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

The entrance to it, Santa Rosa Island, Forts, Navy Yardand c. from the mizzen top of the U.S. Sloop-of-war “Brooklyn”- By an Engineer Officer on board.

Inscription

Lower margin in pen and ink: title and letter to Harper's signed Henry Snyder, Engineer Corps U S Navy.

Markings

Watermark: J. Whatman

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 13, 1951

Credit Line

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