Great Salt Lake, Utah

1853
Frederick Hawkins Piercy (English, 1830–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 826

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.6 x 29.9 cm (7 11/16 x 11 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3972

Medium or Technique

Brush and wash over graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Some low lying brush in the foreground with the lake and mountains beyond.

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: Great Salt Lake / Drawn by Frederick Piercy / 1853

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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