Hanging Basket of Flowers

January 1859
William B. Evans (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1265 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.3 x 22.5 cm (11 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.131

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Basket suspended by four ribbons from hook, holding roses, tulip, pansies, fuschia and other flowers; two butterflies above.

Inscription

LR in ink: William B. Evans / January 1859

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 8, 1964 Accessioned Feburary 14, 1962

Credit Line

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