Aunt Wal's Old House
Mrs. L. Gleason (American, 19th century)
Karolik cat. no 1161, fig. 263 (Folk artists)
Sheet: 32.9 x 48.3 cm (12 15/16 x 19 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and watercolor on paper
Not On View
Folk art- landscapes. Two-story brick house with two-story porch across front. Pine tree, shrubs and picket fence. Dog carrying basket right foreground.
Tablet on right chimney inscribed in wash: T.M./ July 4/ 1826.
On back of frame: Aunt Wals old house Mitchell Creek near Troga Pa. by Mrs. L. Gleason
Watermark: J. Whatman, Turkey Mill, 1853
1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1960)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875