Album of Western Sketches: Sketches in Lower Canada

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Accession Number

56.400.21

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink, over graphite pencil, heightened with white gouache, on cream paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Eight small drawings: canoe, rifle, cart, ermine, crave, salmon spear, trout spear, view of Quebec.

Inscription

Below each drawing in pen and black ink: title of individual sketch
In margin under lowest drawing in pen and black ink: G.T., Sketches in Lower Canada, 1836

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