Boulder and Stump with Shoots
September 15, 1874
Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906)
Karolik (1962) cat. 393
Sheet: 25.3 x 35.6 cm (9 15/16 x 14 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on greenish paper
Not On View
Study of a boulder and stumps with shoots of leaves.
Inscribed in graphite lower left: Morristown. Sep 15. 1874
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.
J. A. Heckel by 1954; sold to Maxim Karolik 1955; His gift to MFA May 10, 1961
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875