American Falls, Niagara

September 4, 1855
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 211

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.1 x 47.1 cm (12 1/4 x 18 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1647

Medium or Technique

Graphite on brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Same composition as painting in M and M Karolik Collection of American Paintings, cat. no. 96, and painting done for American Scenery, no. 4., published in chromolithography by E. Gambart and Co.

Inscription

LL in graphite: Sept 4th 1855- American Fall Scattered notes in graphite pencil

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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