Washington, D. C., Potomac River: Wharf

September 15, 1850
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.2 x 19.7 cm (4 13/16 x 7 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

54.1703

Medium or Technique

Graphite on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Wharf scene along the river. Drawing is from sketchbook of 1850-1853.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Washington D.C. Sept. 15. 1850 Potomac River
Annotated upper right: 15

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