Album of Western Sketches: Sketches at Saratoga
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))
Place Depicted: Saratoga, United States
Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)
Sheet: 16.0 x 20.6 cm (6 5/16 x 8 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and black ink on paper
Not On View
10 small sketches of figures.
Pen and black ink: under top left sketch: "The Railway"; under top center sketch: "water drinkers"; under top right sketch: ""Beshrew my heart, but I pity the man."! -Shakespeare"; Under bottom left sketch: "The Ballroom"; Around bottom right sketch: "The Sake, and its heroes"; "Sketches at Saratoga, August 1836 G T"
In lower margin in pen and black ink: Saratoga
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875