Dreams from Fairyland

1857
Christian Schussele (American (born in Guebviller, Alsace), 1824–1879)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 639

Dimensions

Image: 26.8 x 51.4 cm (10 9/16 x 20 1/4 in.) (rounded corners)

Accession Number

55.783

Medium or Technique

Gray wash over graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Fairies swimming in leafy cove guiding barge with sleeping maiden.

Inscription

LL in pen and ink: C. Schussele; verso of mat: title and 1857

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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