Bird Picking Strawberries from Basket of Fruit II

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1303 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 38.1 x 43.8 cm (15 x 17 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.141

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen, stencil and watercolor on velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- velvets. Variant of nos. 51.2780 and 62.142.

Inscription

On back of frame: Theresa Knapp

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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