Children Gathering Wood

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1292, fig. 335 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.7 x 46.0 cm (14 1/16 x 18 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.135

Medium or Technique

Pen, stencil and watercolor on velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- velvets. Girl and boy picking up sticks at foot of large tree. Stone tower across stream right. See number 62.135 same hand?

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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