Requires Photography

Yorktown from near the line

1830–40
John Gadsby Chapman (American, 1808–1889)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 31.4 cm (6 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1972.1056

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: landscape. Verso: some columns of numbers.

Inscription

Inscribed lower center: -YORKTOWN - / (FROM NEAR THE LINE OF BRITISH REDOUBTS - OCT. 1781) -

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. Eileen Travis in memory of her aunt Mrs. John Eilerton Lodge through Russell, Brier and Co, Boston MA

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Eileen Travis in memory of her aunt Mrs. John Ellerton Lodge