Three Studies of a Two-Masted Schooner

1843–1904
Martin Johnson Heade (American, 1819–1904)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik 340-344 (31)

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.6 x 14.5 cm (3 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.313

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Three studies of a schooner, right two show the schooner towing a small boat. Arrows point to left two.

Inscription

Inscribed center: stiff breeze (?); inscribed on verso in graphtie: Mechanicks Falls / Mr. Denisons

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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