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Album of Western Sketches: The New Tomb of Washington, Mt Vernon


LC margin in pen and black ink: title LR in pen and red ink: Geo Tattersall 1836


Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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


Place Depicted

Mt. Vernon, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)


Sheet: 16.8 x 17.8 cm (6 5/8 x 7 in.) Drawing vignetted.

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, heightened with white gouache, over graphite pencil, on paper


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