Eagle Cliff, Franconia Mts.

July 31, 1851
Artist John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 37.5 x 26.7 cm (14 3/4 x 10 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1972.685

Medium or Technique

Graphite on light brown paper, heightened with white

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

River running through foreground and middleground with Eagle Ciff rising above in the background

Inscription

Inscribed lower right: Eagle Cliff / Franconia Mountains / July 31st, 1851
Recto, annotated upper right: 13
Verso, annotated lower right: 15-

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875; September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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