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Album of Western Sketches: "The Narrows," or Entrance to New York Bay

1838
George Tattersall (English, 1817–1849 (active U.S. 1836))


Place Depicted: Entrance to New York Bay, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.9 x 30.2 cm (8 5/8 x 11 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.1

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink and watercolor and brush on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Boats on rocky sea.
One of album of 55 pages of drawings, bound by Riviere and Son, London. Full green morocco, gilt

Inscription

Pen and red ink: Geo: Tattersal, 1838
In lower margin in pen and black ink: 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