Inscribed on fly leaf in graphite: Henry Pratt / Boston 1828 / Sketch Book / Respectfully dedicated to / SAL Johnson and her / adored Thomas Cole Esqr / Artist ... Notes in other hands; Notes inscribed throughout.
Collection of Mrs. Alice S. Robinson, great-granddaughter of the artist. Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875
- Henry Cheever Pratt, American, 1803–1880
Karolik (1962) cat. 614
Leaves: 19.5 x 12 cm (7 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.) Binding boards: 20 x 12.6 x 1.5 cm (7 7/8 x 4 15/16 x 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, pen and ink; bound in marbled paper boards