Horse-drawn cart in Paris

1860–90
W. Barker Baird


Dimensions

Sheet: 13.1 x 20.5 cm (5 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4949

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Stage coach drawn by two horses. Mounted on larger piece of wove paper.

Inscription

Recto: in ink, lower right: Paris/ W. Barker Baird

Signed

yes

Provenance

By 1949, C. Richard Whittmore, House of Whittemore, Westboro, MA; 1950, sold by Whittmore to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893–d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession date: November 4, 2009)

Credit Line

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