Canaan Falls, Housatonic Rover

1845
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 196

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 x 42.1 cm (11 5/8 x 16 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1593

Medium or Technique

Graphite and brown ink with white watercolor on yellowish board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Mill on hillside left, water and rocks in foreground, wooded hill right.

Inscription

LR in graphite: J. F. Cropsey Aug.- 14. 1845, and title below. Notes in pen and graphite pencil

Provenance

By 1949, Mrs. Constance Mead, Flossmoor, Illinois; 1951, sold by Mrs. Mead to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1952, gift of Maxim Karolik to the MFA. (Accession date: November 13, 1952)

Credit Line

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