Detail View: John Russell Bartlett Collection: JRB171d

Record number: 
JRB171d
Title: 
View from McDonald's house.
Place: 
Napa Valley, California
Date: 
March 22, 1852
Image technique: 
pencil sketch on beige paper
Image dimensions: 
9 x 11.5 inches
Narrative description: 
View of rolling hills and trees, corrals, and buildings. Notes include: "view from McDonald's house" and "March 22, 1852." Mr. McDonald had agreed to serve as Bartlett's guide to the geyser fields further north.
References: 
Mueller, Annotated Guide to the Artwork of the US Boundary Commission, p. 140
Notes: 
Related drawing: none. Personal Narrative derivative: none. This drawing is contained in a sketch book signed on the cover: "John R. Bartlett San Francisco, California March 1852."
Creators: 
John Russell Bartlett
Subject: 
Landscape
Normalized date: 
1852.03.22