View of the Mound at Marietta, Ohio

1818
Charles Sullivan (American, 1794–1867)


Dimensions

Image: 10.9 x 15.7 cm (4 5/16 x 6 3/16 in.); Sheet: 16 x 22 cm (6 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1304

Medium or Technique

Brush and black wash with some scraping

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Cemetery in foreground, tree-covered mound beyond

Inscription

Lower center: Title; on verso in pencil in a modern hand: Circa 1818

Signed

Lower left in brush and wash: Drawn by C. Sullivan

Provenance

By 1953, Hamill & Barker, Chicago; 1953, sold by Hamill & Barker to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

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