Kaaterskill Falls from Above the Ravine, Catskill Mountains, New York: Study for an Engraving

Object Number: 
1900.7
Date: 
c. 1836-37
Medium: 
Brown ink wash with touches of white heightening on paper, laid on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 11/16 x 7 in. (11.9 x 17.8 cm) mat: 11 x 14 in. ( 27.9 x 35.6 cm )
Marks: 
Signed: on mat: "W. H. Bartlett." Inscribed: in pencil on reverse of cardboard mount: "Katskill Falls from / the Ravine"
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed at center right in brown ink: "The Cauterskill Fall / from above the ravine"; at lower center in graphite: "Aug[?] 1 / NB. All from the foreground is / forest. So give it the / proper character"
Description: 
Landscape
Credit Line: 
Gift of Daniel Parish, Jr.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group