Cathedral of St. Joseph, Hartford, Connecticut

about 1875
Probably by Patrick C. Keely (American, 1816–1896)

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 0020, fig. 13 (Anon. academic artists)


Sheet: 44.9 x 53.3 cm (17 11/16 x 21 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Graphite and brush with sepia and blue-green washes on paper

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings



Designed by Patrick C. Keely of Brooklyn, N.Y. Groundbeaking in 1876; building begun in 1877; consecration in 1892. The church was destroyed by fire, December 31, 1956.


1951, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 8, 1951)

Credit Line

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