Lake Como

1840–60
John Frederick Kensett (American, 1816–1872)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.2 x 14 cm (7 9/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1285

Medium or Technique

Graphite on pale gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Lower right: Lake of Como JF.K. to C. P.

Signed

Lower right: JF.K.

Provenance

By 1948, John Levy Galleries, New York; 1948, sold by John Levy Galleries to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

Credit Line

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