Mss.B.P31 - Peale-Sellers Family Collection

 Elephant skeleton
Elephant skeleton
This is an elephant skeleton copied by Peale from the following publication: Mémoires de l'Académie royale des sciences. v. 3, pt. 3: Mémoires pour servir à l'histoire naturelle des animaux, dressés par M. [Claude] Perrault . . . Troisième partie (Paris, 1734). Planche de l'Elephant [skeleton: pl. 23, p. 99; limb bones: pl. 24, p. 100 (part)].
"After passing Anthony-nose. The first appearance of Sugar loaf Hill"
"After passing Anthony-nose. The first appearance of Sugar loaf Hill"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #11. Spans two facing pages.
"Down the river in the Vessel opposite Slaughter's Landing"
"Down the river in the Vessel opposite Slaughter's Landing"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #4.
"Dunderberg -- or Thunder hill, going up the River"
"Dunderberg -- or Thunder hill, going up the River"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #9. Spans two facing pages.
"New Yels Landing"
"New Yels Landing"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #3. Spans two facing pages.
"Stoney-Point after having passed it, going up the river"
"Stoney-Point after having passed it, going up the river"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #6. Spans two facing pages.
"Stony-point as you approach it from Haverstraw Bay"
"Stony-point as you approach it from Haverstraw Bay"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #8.
"Sugar loaf mountain near west point"
"Sugar loaf mountain near west point"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #12. Spans two facing pages.
"The leaving of Verplanks Point, sailing up the river"
"The leaving of Verplanks Point, sailing up the river"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #7.
"Verplanks Point, sailing up the river"
"Verplanks Point, sailing up the river"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #5.
"View from West-point up the River"
"View from West-point up the River"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #13. Spans two facing pages.
"View from [West Point looking Toward Fort Putnam]"
"View from [West Point looking Toward Fort Putnam]"
Charles Willson Peale, Hudson River Sketchbook; Image #14. Spans two facing pages.