View of West Point from Constitution Island

George Harvey (American (born in England), about 1800–1878)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 328, fig 88

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.4 x 43.5 cm (10 3/8 x 17 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1613

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Below bank with small trees and plants, a marsh with winding creek, emptying into the Hudson. The Academy and other buildings of West Point on wooded point right; hills in distance.

Inscription

LR/center in wash: G. Harvey, notes on old mount

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; by whom given to MFA November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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