Cottage on a Hill

1824–68
William Sidney Mount (American, 1807–1868)


Dimensions

Sheet: 9.8 x 16.3 cm (3 7/8 x 6 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1291

Medium or Technique

Graphite on wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

slight sketch; reflections on water in foreground; split rail fence to left; several figures.

Provenance

By 1948, Robert C. McIntyre, Macbeth Gallery, New York; 1948, sold by Macbeth Gallery to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800-1875