Florida Swamp

Mississippi Bayou

Joseph Rusling Meeker (American, 1827–1887)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 546 fig 118

Dimensions

Sheet: 43.5 x 78.6 cm (17 1/8 x 30 15/16 in.) (two sheets joined)

Accession Number

61.303

Medium or Technique

Black crayon with touches of red and white on prepared brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Tall trees, hung with moss, growing in clumps in open expanse of water.

Inscription

LL in graphite: J.R.M.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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