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Baseball Game at Hamilton Park

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Inscription

Below in graphite: Employee's of Blake Bro's Playing Ball at Hamilton Park July 31 1869. Foundry Hands. Sketched by J.R. Spencer/ Front Shop Hands... (list of names) Front Shop 30. Foundry 35. Foundry Hands ... (list of names)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given 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

1869

Dimensions

Image: 34.3 x 47.1 cm (13 1/2 x 18 9/16 in.) Sheet: 40.0 x 50.3 cm (15 3/4 x 19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.452

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

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