Landscape with Cliffs, Men and Goats

1807
C. Gore (American, 19th century)


Dimensions

Sheet: 33.4 x 45.5 cm (13 1/8 x 17 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1864

Medium or Technique

Watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Basalt-like mountains; river with row boat; hikers on path. Resembles European alps more than Hudson River. Probably after a print.

Signed

Lower right in pen and black ink: C Gore pinxt. 1807

Provenance

By 1948, Harry Stone, New York; 1948, sold by Stone to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 15, 2006)

Credit Line

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