Camp in California

1854
William McIlvaine, Jr. (American, 1813–1867)


Place Depicted: California, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 521

Dimensions

Sheet: 50.3 x 68.6 cm (19 13/16 x 27 in.)

Accession Number

53.2448

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Near Sonora on the Tuolumne River. Camp under grove of trees center, tent and carts right, single tree in foreground left.

Inscription

Lower left in wash: Prairie - California - McIlvaine - 1854

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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