Sketchbook with Studies of the New England Coast and Italy
William Stanley Haseltine (American, 1835–1900)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Binding boards: 16.5 x 26.5 cm (6 1/2 x 10 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, pen and ink, and white watercolor on assorted colors of papers, bound in dark green boards
Not On View
Majority of work is of New England coast; at back of book some leaves of Europe (Holland ship in storm), Rome, Capri. Torre d’Ostia, Venice - small sketches may represent paintings, real or actual.
Inscribed on inside of cover in graphite: Wm. S. Haseltine; in pen and blue ink over graphite: no 15 Tenth Street New York; on last leaf in graphite: W.S. Haseltine '54. Inside ack cover in graphite: E. Codman 35 Charles Street
Annotated in pen and black ink on inside of cover: Property of Helen Haseltine Plowden / Aspley Guise - Beds 1926
Helen Haseltine Plowden, daughter of the artist, 1926; Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA September 13, 1978
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875