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Sketchbook of New York State and New Brunswick

Inscription

Subjects depicted include: Mohowk River at Little Falls, N. Y.; Erie Canal; Trenton Falls; Black River Falls; Constableville, Lewis County, N. Y.: Frederickton and St. John's River; New Bruswick; Greenwood Cemetary; Col. Munroe's House, Manhattan; Mt. Pleasant House, Lake Mohegan, N. Y. on leaf 32 signed by John W. Martens.

Provenance

Conrad Martens, Brevard, NC (great-grandson of artist); gift to MFA, December 1985.

Credit Line

Gift of Conrad Martens

1840–50

Dimensions

16.8 x 25.4 cm (6 5/8 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

1985.962

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and brown wash and watercolor on paper in bound notebook

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings, Sketchbooks