Requires Photography

New London, Connecticut, from the shore road

About 1830 (?)
Unknown American, 19th century


Place Depicted: New London, Connecticut, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1128 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 25.1 x 33.8 cm (9 7/8 x 13 5/16 in.) Sheet: 29.5 x 38.1 cm (11 5/8 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

50.3899

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on bristol board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- landscapes. High elms in foreground lining road with carriages and pedestrians; sailboats dotting harbor; town and Fort Griswold left; scattered building and monument on farther bank.

Provenance

1950, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 1950)

Credit Line

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