Sketchbook 5

1824
Alvan Fisher (American, 1792–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Accession Number

1978.364

Medium or Technique

Graphite and brush and wash

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

56 leaves with drawings; some blank. Studies (some dated 1824) and notes, some about the Salem witch trials.

Inscription

Inscribed on flyleaf in graphite: A.Fisher Boston

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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