Cooper's Point, Delaware River

The Delaware River

1843
Auguste Kollner (American, 1813–1907)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 484

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 23.3 cm (7 9/16 x 9 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3857

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Man standing on a pier looking out at the river, boats on the river.

Inscription

Inscribed on recto lower left in pen and ink: drawin in / 1843. Pettys Isld.; lower center: Delaware River, Coopers Point, Pettys Isld. Philada. Wharf;
On verso lower right in graphite: Petty's Island - Coopers Point NJ / Delaware River at Upper Philad. / 1843

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA, Dec. 14, 1950

Credit Line

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