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Memorial for Mrs. Rendall and Mrs. Mesick


On face of monument left in ink: Sacred to the mem/ ory of Mrs./ Catharine Rendal/ Died. May. 14th 1799./ Aged 36 years.; on face of monument to right: To the Memory / of Mrs. / Elizabeth Mesick, / Died. Feb. 26h 1828./ Aged. 47 years.; on urn above: Blessed are/ dead, who/ die in the / Lord. Lower margin center in ink: Caroline H. B. Pratt/ Aug. 22nd 1828


Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1960

Credit Line

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

August 22, 1828

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1225 (Folk artists)


Image: 14.4 x 21.6 cm (5 11/16 x 8 1/2 in.) Sheet: 19.1 x 26.4 cm (7 1/2 x 10 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor, and pricking on paper


Prints and Drawings