Hibernia Hose Company

R. J. Z.


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1256, fig. 319 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 26.5 x 38.6 cm (10 7/16 x 15 3/16 in.) Sheet: 30.2 x 40.2 cm (11 7/8 x 15 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.449

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk Art- various. In front of three-story building, a four-wheeled hose cart, members of company standing behind it.

Inscription

Under center window of top story in ink: Instituted/ November 22nd/ 1842; LR in graphite: R. J. Z.; lower margin in pen: title

Provenance

1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 1956)

Credit Line

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