A View in the Island of Barbuda in the West Indies

Caption and Copyright: This artwork is in the public domain.
Artist/Maker: N. James (fl. 1818)
Date: June 1818
Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 7/8 × 15 15/16 in. (27.6 × 40.5 cm)
Medium: Watercolor on paper
Credit Line: The Beinecke Lesser Antilles Collection of Hamilton College
Object number: 1971.11
Not on View
DescriptionMansion, fort , sheep; houses?, people (a school?); laden donkey.
Additional Details
Exhibition History 2007
Clinton, NY. Fred L. Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College "Selections from the Permanent Collection: The Beinecke Collection", June 21-Sept. 16, 2007.

1984
Clinton, NY. Fred L. Emerson Gallery, Hamilton College. "Beinecke Collection," July 10 - September 5, 1984.
SignatureSigned in ink on verso at upper center beneath ms. inscription: N James 1818
InscribedInscribed on verso at upper center in ink: A View in the Island of Barbuda in the West Indies / N James June 1818
Published References David R. Watters, CARNEGIE MUSEUM OF NATURAL HISTORY: THE ANNALS OF CARNEGIE MUSEUM (1994).


Hough, Samuel J. and Penelope R.O. Hough, THE BEINECKE LESSER ANTILLES COLLECTION AT HAMILTON COLLEGE: A CATOLOGUE OF BOOKS, MANUSCRIPTS, PRINTS, MAPS, AND DRAWINGS (Trustees of Hamilton College, Clinton, NY, 1994), 334, catalogue no.P24.