Armorial design with horses and shield

C. Scherich (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1402, fig. 383 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.0 x 58.4 cm (18 1/8 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

56.417

Medium or Technique

Pen, brownish-black and gray inks, and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- Calligraphy. Two horses rearing around shield. Eagle above with flags.

Inscription

LR in brownish-black ink: Drawn by c. Scherich, Jan. 1851

Provenance

1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 1956)

Credit Line

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