Inauguration of Van Buren, 1837
Philip J. Bainbridge (Canadian, 1817–1881)
Karolik cat. no 49, fig. 27
Sheet: 25.6 x 37.6 cm (10 1/16 x 14 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor on paper
Not On View
Academic artists anonymous. View of the Capitol, its galleries and steps packed with spectators.
Bottom center in ink: "The Inauguration of President Van Buren at the Capitol. March 3rd 1837." Verso in pencil: "White house Washington"
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875