Military Outpost by a River
William Birch McMurtrie (American, 1816–1872)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 18.5 x 32.5 cm (7 5/16 x 12 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor with graphite on paper
Not On View
Small sailboat on the river, with a military post on the far shore.
Annotated on verso in pen and ink: Water color / by / Wm. McMurtrie
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875