Departure Bay, Vancouver Island

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.9 x 32.8 cm (7 13/16 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.138

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and graphite on brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Inscription

Inscribed lower center in graphite: Departure Bay - Vancouver Isld -
Annotated on verso in graphite: Emily F McMurtrie / by / Wm. B. McMurtrie 184-

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