Basket of Fruit on Fringed Doily

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1308 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.8 x 22.7 cm (7 x 8 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.146

Medium or Technique

Stencil and watercolor on velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- velvets. Small basket, or dish with handle, holding strawberries, grapes and other fruit.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1964 Accessioned Feburary 14, 1962

Credit Line

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