Detail View: John Russell Bartlett Collection: JRB027

Record number: 
JRB027
Title: 
View near R. Santa Maria -- Chihuahua
Place: 
unknown
Date: 
August 13, 1852
Image technique: 
Pencil sketch on thin beige paper
Image dimensions: 
8.4 x 11.5 inches
Narrative description: 
View of a river valley with a pond with ducks, plants, and adjacent rocks. Mountains and canyons in distance. Bartlett writes in his Personal Narrative (vol. 2, p. 368-369) that he and the commission spent the night of August 12, 1852, along the Rio Santa Maria. He also says that Pratt sketched at this camp.
Notes: 
Related drawing: none. Personal Narrative derivative: none
Creators: 
Henry Cheever Pratt
Subject: 
Landscape
Normalized date: 
1852.08.13