Album of Western Sketches: The Heights of Abraham, Quebec: Wolfe's Column and the Race Course

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


Place Depicted: Heights of Abraham, Quebec, Canada

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.0 x 23.5 cm (6 11/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.40

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Landscape with monument and figures to right of center.

Inscription

LR in margin in pen and black ink: title
LR in pen and black ink: Plains of Abraham, Quebec; G.T. 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