Amalfi

March 17, 1841
John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 104

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.3 x 28.7 cm (8 x 11 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1575

Medium or Technique

Graphite on light brown paper heightened with white

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inclined walk leading up to houses and small arched bridge over stream; high bank right. Mountains beyond.

Inscription

Inscribed below: Amalfi March 17th 1841
Verso, annotated in pen and blue and ink: It no 7

Provenance

Grace Casilear Burr, granddaughter of the artist; gift of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875, November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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