Bridge at Schuylkill Falls

October 27, 1857
Thomas Moran (American (born in England), 1837–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 562

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.4 x 31.1 cm (8 7/16 x 12 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

57.271

Medium or Technique

Graphite, brush and wash on paper Verso: watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Figures standing at the foot of a bridge. Verso: marine watercolor

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphtie: T. Moran; lower right: Falls of Schuylkill 27th 1857; on verso: in graphite: A true Perspective view of Reading R.R. Bridge / at the falls of Schuylkill. Oct. 27th 1857. / T. Moran

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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