Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
Museum and the Online Archive of California
Creator Name:
McMurtrie, William Birch (1816-1872), American, artist
Creator Role:
artist
Title:
[View of San Francisco, California, looking from the north east]
Date:
[185-]
Materials:
painting on paper: watercolor and pencil
Dimensions:
26 x 36.4 cm., visible image
Current Location:
Bancroft Library.
Address:
Berkeley, California 94720-6000
Object ID:
BANC PIC 1963.002:1283--FR
Subject:
- California, Northern
- San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
- Settlements
- Cityscapes
- Paintings
- Travel sketches
- Watercolors
Heading:
Content/Description:
Notes:
Broad view of city looking from hill; with large tent and male figure sketching in foreground. Plaza, buildings, and houses in middleground, hills with sparsely scattered houses in background.
Heading:
Notes/Inscriptions:
Notes:
Supplied title. Handwritten (on verso): Painted by William B. McMurtrie/belongs to Theodore N. McMurtrie, San Francisco.... Creator name and date from label (on verso).
Collection Description:
METS ID:
ark:/13030/tf0b69n9x 9

[View of San Francisco, California, looking from the north east]