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Design for Gilbert Elevated Railway. Elevation

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Inscription

LC in graphite: Elevation of Gilbert Elevated R.R. / J.F.C. JanY 5th 1878 / Scale 1/8 = 1 foot

Provenance

Artist's daughter; to Kennedy & Co. (New York, NY); from whom purchased by Maxim Karolik for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: Nov. 13, 1952)

Credit Line

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

about 1878

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. 227, fig. 63

Dimensions

Sheet: 48.9 x 66.0 cm (19 1/4 x 26 in.)

Accession Number

52.1602

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on paper

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