Butterfly and Irises

1862
Thomas Moran (American (born in England), 1837–1926)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 29 x 12.4 cm (11 7/16 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1973.367

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: slight sketch.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: Water Lily / T. Moran / 1862.

Markings

Annotated lower left in pen and ink: 4.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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