Bald Hill, Cypress Island, Washington

1849–53
William Birch McMurtrie (American, 1816–1872)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 527

Dimensions

Sheet: 20 x 32.8 cm (7 7/8 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.152

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

One figure in a boat on the water. Rocky hill rising beyond.

Inscription

Inscribed lower center in graphite: Bald Hill / Cypress Island

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875