Album of Western Sketches: Junction of the Toronto River with Lake Ontario, U[pper] C[anada]

1836
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 19.4 cm (6 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.30

Medium or Technique

Brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Serene water with sun beams immerging from cloud.

Inscription

LR margin in pen and black ink: G.T., 28 Aug., 1836, title

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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