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Afternoon Looking North. On the Potomac. Virginia

Object Number: 
1947.556
Date: 
1830s-40s
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, and selective glazing, with touches of gouache on paper formerly laid on buff card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 8 3/8 x 13 5/8 in. ( 21.3 x 34.6 cm )
Marks: 
Old mount inscribed above in brown watercolor: "AFTERNOON looking NORTH."; below: "On the POTOMAC. VIRGINIA."
Inscriptions: 
Old mount inscribed above in brown watercolor: "AFTERNOON looking NORTH."; below: "On the POTOMAC. VIRGINIA."
Description: 
Landscape
Gallery Label: 
This watercolor is one of Harvey's different epochs of the day, ca. 1830s-40s. According to the artist, the view was taken on the Potomac River near Harpers Ferry, Virginia.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles E. Dunlap
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group