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Album of Western Sketches: The Whirlpool, on the Niagara River, 27 Aug. 1836

Inscription

Directly below picture in pen and black ink: G.T.; 27. Aug; 1836 In lower margin in pen and black ink: title

Provenance

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

1836

Place Depicted

Niagara River, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 837 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.6 x 22.2 cm (6 1/8 x 8 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.400.13

Medium or Technique

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

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings, Albums