Fairy Lake and the Ashley River

1857
Edwin Whitefield (American (born in England), 1816–1892)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 726

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.7 x 21.3 cm (5 3/8 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

53.2504

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

river winding around two hillocks, lake in distance. Minnesota, near Sauk Center

Inscription

Below in red ink: Distant view of Fairy Lake, Ashley River etc. The Big Woods skirt the horizen

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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