Dish of Fruit

Bowl of Fruit

May 1827
Almira Waters (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1274 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.6 x 45.1 cm (14 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

56.448

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and stencil on Bristol paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk Art- various. Fruits and foliage, topped by piece of watermelon, in scalloped dish.

Inscription

LR in graphite: Done by Miss Almira Waters,/ at Portland, Me., in May, 1827

Provenance

1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 1956)

Credit Line

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