Covered Wagon Camp

Dec. 28, 1854
W. C. Weisel (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1275, fig. 330 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 17.8 x 21.3 cm (7 x 8 3/8 in.) Sheet: 19.1 x 23.7 cm (7 1/2 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.885

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Group around campfire; one man holding up bird he has shot. Horse, cows, tents and covered wagons in background.

Inscription

LR in ink: W.C. Weisel Dec. 28th, 1854

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)

Credit Line

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