Yacht Race

1855
John Amory Codman (American, 1824–1886)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 175

Dimensions

Sheet: 13 x 19.4 cm (5 1/8 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.351

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and graphite,(top corners cut) on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

The “Irene,” “Haze,” “America,” and “Julia” racing.

Inscription

Inscribed in watercolor along bottom, the names of the competitors: Irene; Haze; America; Julia
Annotated in graphite lower right and on verso: 1855

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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