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Album of Western Sketches: Niagara, from the American Side


Directly below picture in pen and black ink: G.T.; 25. Aug; 1836 In lower margin in pen and black ink: title


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

Niagara Falls, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)


Sheet: 22.5 x 18.4 cm (8 7/8 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

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


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Drawings, Albums