Album of Western Sketches: View on the Thousand Islands

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.8 x 25.6 cm (6 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.50

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Albums

Tree on left; small islands in lake; a very sketchy sun on the right.

Inscription

LR in graphite pencil: G.T. 29 Aug. 1836
Left center in graphite pencil: Canoe
Center in graphite pencil: 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