Snail

Object Number: 
1979.53
Date: 
1816
Medium: 
Watercolor with glazing on paper laid on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 1/2 x 4 7/16 in. ( 8.9 x 11.3 cm )
Marks: 
signature and date: lower right: "Brett. 1816"
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in black ink over chalk: "Brett. 1816"
Description: 
Animal figure
Gallery Label: 
This sketch came to the society mounted in an album of sketches and engravings by Thomas S. Cummings and various other nineteenth-century American artists.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Whitney Hartshorne
Provenance: 
Thomas Seir Cummings
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group