Detail View: John Russell Bartlett Collection: JRB173k

Record number: 
JRB173k
Title: 
Chihuahua approaching from the North 5 miles distant Octr. 22 1852
Place: 
Chihuahua City, Chihuahua, Mexico
Date: 
October 22, 1852
Image technique: 
pencil sketch on beige paper
Image dimensions: 
9.5 x 12.5 inches
Narrative description: 
View of a town in the distance with surrounding mountains. Includes yucca plants and trees. Includes a few pencil notes: "the plain gradually descending towards the city;" "train passing;" "arid plain without grass & covered with mesquite bushes."
Notes: 
Related drawings: none. Personal Narrative derivative: none. This drawing is contained in a commercial Drawing Book.
Creators: 
John Russell Bartlett
Subject: 
Landscape
Normalized date: 
1852.10.22