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Box 3

Henry Clay Cross Pencil Sketches

Sample Images from Box 3:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Box 3 Folder 1 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Our Boat House; pencil. (12 x 19 cm). June 1876.

Image featuring a man sitting on an overturned boat which is being elevated by scaffolding; to the left is a single-story boat house with an open door; in the foreground is water and marsh highlighted with white chalk. Image is labeled in the lower right “H.C.C.”

Box 3 Folder 2 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Up the Baboosic; pencil. (20 x 12 cm). July 1876.

Landscape with a lake to the left cutting through trees; in the foreground is a hill covered in grass and to the right bushes, shrubs and trees.

Box 3 Folder 3 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Baboosic; pencil. (20 x 12 cm). August 1876.

A rocky shore with a large boulder to the right; in the distance is a lake and the silhouettes of numerous shaded trees. Image is labeled on the reverse “Baboosic Aug 76”

Box 3 Folder 4 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Baboosic; pencil. (12 x 20 cm). August 1876.

Landscape drawn on blue-colored paper featuring rocks, trees and to the right the water of a lake. In the distance are several larger rocks and to the left an eroded area filled with sticks. 

Box 3 Folder 5 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Baboosic; pencil. (12 x 20 cm). August 1876.

Landscape drawn on blue colored paper featuring a section of a lake cutting through a thicket; in the foreground is the bed of the river and in the background the silhouettes of tall trees. The reverse is labeled: “Baboosic Aug 1876”.

Box 3 Folder 6 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). From Pole Brook; pencil. (12 x 19 cm). August 1876.

Landscape looking up an incline of a hill which is lined with trees; many of the trees are bare; to the left is a large boulder. In the foreground are grasses and small trees. The reverse is labeled “From Pole Brook Aug 76”

Box 3 Folder 7 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Up the Baboosic; pencil. (20 x 12 cm). August 1876.

Landscape image featuring the still waters of a lake; reflected in the water is a tree which is central in the scene as well as several rocks; in the distance to the left are silhouettes of trees.

Box 3 Folder 8 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Old Oyster House, Revere, MA; pencil. (12 x 20 cm). September 1876.

Image featuring the exterior of a brick building to the right; in front of the building is a dock with a barrel; beneath the dock are casings and racks; in the distance to the left are marsh lands. Image is labeled on the reverse “Old Oyster House, Revere, Mass. Sept ‘76”.

Box 3 Folder 9 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Baboosic; pencil. (22 x 14 cm). 1877.

Landscape scene looking up an incline which is covered with tall trees; in the foreground are several large rocks. Image is labeled on the reverse “Baboosic”

Box 3 Folder 10 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Grotto Glen; pencil. (22 x 14 cm). 1877.

Detailed landscape scene featuring a path which cuts across the scene to the left; visible in the distance is the silhouette of a person. Bordering the entire scene are rocks, trees, plants, grasses and brush. Image is labeled on the reverse “Grotto Glen ‘77”.

Box 3 Folder 11 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Jamaica Plains; pencil. (13 x 20 cm). 1877.

Landscape taken from the top of a ledge looking downwards from the left. Beneath the ledge is a worn path to the right bordered by tall trees and grasses; growing on the rock ledge are mosses and small trees. Image is labeled on the reverse “Jamaica Plain ‘77”

Box 3 Folder 12 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913). Baboosic; pencil. (21 x 13.5 cm). August 1877.

Unfinished landscape with several large rocks, what appears to be a waterfall and in the distance the shadowed outlines of numerous trees. Image is labeled on the reverse “Baboosic ‘77”

Box 3 Folder 13 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Above Mechanics Row; pencil. (21 x 13.5 cm). August 1877.

Image featuring a bridge to the left. There is a silhouette of a man wheeling an item across it; in the distance is a factory and several buildings and to the right bushes, trees and fallen logs.

 


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