September 29, 1847
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 21.0 x 29.3 cm (8 1/4 x 11 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite with white wash on paper
Not On View
An alpine lake with mountains rising from the shores. Scattered towns and buildings at lake’s shores and mountain bases.
Inscribed throughout are color notations, and references to the mountains. Inscribed lower right: J.F. Cropsey, Sept. 29th 1847
Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA September 13, 1972
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875