View on the French Broad River, Tenn.

1848
Charles Lanman (American, 1819–1895)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 23.1 cm (7 1/2 x 9 1/8 in.), corners rounded

Accession Number

1973.353

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Ducks swimming on a river, with high cliffs rising on the right.

Inscription

Inscribed upper left in graphite: Rocks on the French Broad, Tenn. / May 25th, 1848.
Lower left in graphite: C. Lanman.
On verso at bottom in pen and ink: View on the French Broad, N.C. (N.C. crossed out with graphite)

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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