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Catskill Falls

October 17, 1855
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.7 x 31.8 cm (9 5/16 x 12 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.1596

Medium or Technique

Graphite with white wash on light brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study of water running over rocks

Inscription

Inscribed lower right: Note to Catskill falls. / Oct 17th 1855.

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