Hanging Basket in Cartouche of Flowers

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1247 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.2 x 45.7 cm (17 13/16 x 18 in.)

Accession Number

62.118

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Violets, roses, carnation and other flowers in conical straw basket, suspended within looped stem of various flowers.

Markings

UL: portion of circular blind stamp

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1964 Accessioned February 14, 1962. M. & M. Karolik Collection.

Credit Line

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