Castle at Stolzenfels

August 25, 1842
John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.7 x 30.3 cm (7 3/4 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

52.1572

Medium or Technique

Graphite heightened with white on pale gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

View looking down into a valley; Castle Stolzenfils is on a hill in the upper right.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Castle / of / Stolzenfels August 25th 1842
Verso, annotated in pen and blue ink: German. no. 8

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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