White Mountain Notch

August 4, 1851
Artist John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.8 x 37.6 cm (10 9/16 x 14 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1626

Medium or Technique

Graphite on light brown paper, heightened with white

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Inscribed lower right: White Mountain Notch / August 4th 1851
Inscribed on some rocks at left: graphy; brown; orange
Annotated upper right: 16
Verso, annotated in blue crayon: 14 1/8 X 18

Provenance

1952, gift of Maxim Karolik, Newport, RI to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 13, 1952)

Credit Line

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