Landscape with Trees and Hills

1856
William Trost Richards (American, 1833–1905)


Dimensions

Sheet: 11.4 x 15 cm (4 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1316

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Probably Wyoming Valley, Pennsylvania, where artist spent honeymoon after Philadelphia wedding June 30, 1856.

Inscription

Lower left: July 1856

Provenance

By 1948, Miss Edith Ballinger Price [see note 1], Newport, RI; 1948, sold by Price to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

NOTES:
[1] the artist's granddaughter

Credit Line

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