The Shipwreck of St. Paul (arched top)

1758–1820
Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820)


Dimensions

41.6 x 25.7cm (16 3/8 x 10 1/8in.)

Accession Number

42.609

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and bistre and bistre wash

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

John Hubbard Sturgis (1834-1888); Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis (daughters of the John Hubbard Sturgis); gift to MFA, December 10, 1942.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of John Hubbard Sturgis by his daughters, Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis