Florie Bell

The Mare "Florie Bell". Ohio. 1879

1879
Henry Dousa (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1262, fig. 324 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 33.0 x 45.7 cm (13 x 18 in.) Sheet: 39.4 x 49.5 cm (15 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

54.1079

Medium or Technique

Pastel, opaque and translucent watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Portrait of brown mare, profile to left, beside board fence left.

Inscription

Lower margin in wash: left, Painted by / H. Douse. 1879.; center: title; right, Owned by/ H. Weaver Mechanicsburg O.

Provenance

1954, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 14, 1954)

Credit Line

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