Washington, D. C. Boats at Foot of Bank

September 15, 1850
Seth Eastman (American, 1808–1875)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.2 x 19.6 cm (4 13/16 x 7 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1708

Medium or Technique

Graphite on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Sketchbooks

Boats and a figure at the base of a hing bank. Houses in background, right. Drawing is from sketchbook of 1850-1853.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Washington D.C. Sept. 15. 1850

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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