Entrance to Narragansett Bay from Conanicut Island Near Old Fort Dumpling, 1776
John Perry Newell (American, about 1832–1898)
Karolik (1962) cat. 600
Sheet: 22.3 x 34.2 cm (8 3/4 x 13 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Brush and wash with scratched highlights on paper
Not On View
Circular fort on rocky height right. Rough water with rocks in foreground and schooner left.
Inscribed lower right in pen and ink: N.P. Newell / 1865.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875