Washington Street, Boston

about 1858
Alfred R. Waud (American, 1828–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 708

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 28.1 cm (7 9/16 x 11 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.796

Medium or Technique

Graphite and gray wash on board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Looking north from Old South Meeting House. Shops at left of Earle and Co. and Ticknor and Co., better known as The Old Corner Bookstore.

Inscription

In margins, in graphite pencil: notes and sketches of cart, buggy and dray. LR in graphite pencil: Alfred R. Waud-

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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