Farmhouse with Spreading Tree

1862
William Sidney Mount (American, 1807–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 583

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.1 x 45.1 cm (10 11/16 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.97

Medium or Technique

Black chalk, graphite pencil and gray wash on board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Farmhouse with attached buildings seen beyond large spreading tree in foreground. Horse grazing right; several figures.

Inscription

LR in graphite: W M S. Mount 1862

Provenance

Accessioned February 14, 1962. M. & M. Karolik Collection.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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