Carthage Jail, Illinois

1853
Frederick Hawkins Piercy (English, 1830–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 818

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.5 x 25.8 cm (6 1/2 x 10 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3967

Medium or Technique

Graphite with brush and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Stone building with a fence around it and trees.

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: Carthage Jail / Drawn by Frederick Piercy 1853

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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