Alpine Landscape

1847
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 21 x 29.2 cm (8 1/4 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1972.826

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Landscape with trees at right, mountains in the distance, and a few scattered buildings.

Inscription

Inscribed throughout are color references; upper left : must be higher than 1 or 1 is too high by a / 1/4 of an inch; lower right: J. F. Cropsey / Sept. 30, 1847

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik (Newport, RI) to MFA September 13, 1972

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875