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Forts Tompkins and Wadsworth, formerly called Fort Richmond June 5, 1871

June 5, 1871
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.6 x 26.4 cm (6 15/16 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1691

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

View of the forts from across the water.

Inscription

Inscribed below: Forts Tompkins & Wadsorth formerly called Fort Richmond June 5 1871

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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