Item #408285 Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]. Frederic E. ADIRONDACKS – WALTON.
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]
Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]

Sketches by Frederic E. Walton in the United States and Canada [manuscript title: album of accomplished original drawings in Canada and the Adirondacks]

Manuscript title as above and 21 pen-and-ink and wash drawings, each mounted onto a page within an album, most with manuscript captions and ink borders, most signed with initials within the image. 4to. Canada, New York and elsewhere: July 1892. Contemporary half morocco and cloth boards, marbled endpapers, Boston stationery and account bookseller label on the front pastedown. Frederick Edward Walton (1834-1928) was a successful British manufacturer noted as the inventor of Linoleum. On this summer trip, Walton visited Niagara Falls, islands along the St. Lawrence, the Adirondacks and Lake Champlain. Noted as an art collector, Walton's drawings are highly
accomplished for an amateur. Item #408285

The drawings present here are titled (image sizes are approximate):
1) The American Fall (8 x 4 inches)
2) Horse Shoe Fall (4 x 8 inches)
3) American Fall (7-1/2 x 4-1/8 inches)
4) The Thousand Islands (3-7/8 x 7-1/8 inches)
5) The Sentinel (4 x 3-1/2 inches)
6) Lotus Island (3-1/2 x 5 inches)
7) Lake of the Thousand Islands (3-1/4 x 3-1/4 inches)
8) [Untitled drawing of a birch tree lined shore of a lake] (2-1/2 x 2-1/2 inches)
9) [Untitled view of a side wheel paddle steamer in rough waters] (4-1/4 x 5 inches)
10) Saranac Inn (3 -1/2 x 6-3/4 inches)
11) Little Fish Creek (3-3/4 inches diameter circle)
12) Bowditch Camp, Keene Valley (4-3/8 x 7-3/4 inches)
13) Putnam Camp (2-1/2 x 4-5/8 inches)
14) The Brook Keene Valley (7-7/8 x 4-5/8 inches)
15) Camp Au Sable Lake (4 x 4 inches)
16) Au Sable Lake (3-3/8 x 5 inches)
17) Lake Champlain (3 x 4 inches)
18) Lake Champlain (3-1/8 x 4 inches)
19) Adirondack Deer (4-1/2 x 4-1/2 inches)
20) [Untitled view of a rocky ocean shore] (2-3/4 x 4-3/4 inches)
21) [Untitled view of a small bay with mountains in the background and house at the left side] (5 x 9
-3/4 inches).

Price: $4,000.00