Two Sketches, Grindewald, Switzerland
John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 19.1 x 19.9 cm (7 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on light gray paper, heightened with white
Not On View
Above: drawing of a chalet-style house with trees. Below: mountain peaks with glacier Grindelwald.
Inscribed lower right: The Lower Glacier Grindwald. July 29th 1842
Verso, annotated in the center: 3; annotated in bottom right corner: 15-
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875 June 28, 1967
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875