Lake Emily near St. Peter, Minnesota

1856–59
Edwin Whitefield (American (born in England), 1816–1892)


Dimensions

Sheet: 18.9 x 30.5 cm (7 7/16 x 12 in.) corners cut

Accession Number

53.2493

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Stumps and grass in left foreground, lake with reflected trees.

Inscription

TR in graphite: Emily Lake / looking N.E.; BL in ink: E. Whitefield; BC in graphite pencil: sand beach

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953

Credit Line

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