Boulder and Stump with Shoots

September 15, 1874
Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 393

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.3 x 35.6 cm (9 15/16 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

61.288

Medium or Technique

Graphite on greenish paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study of a boulder and stumps with shoots of leaves.

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite lower left: Morristown. Sep 15. 1874

Markings

On verso in purple ink, collector's mark: serpent and cup, with letter C (G); in pen: Am 72. Said to come from E. Hewitt, related to Peter Cooper.

Provenance

J. A. Heckel by 1954; sold to Maxim Karolik 1955; His gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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