Frederick Hawkins Piercy (English, 1830–1891)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 26.3 x 17.8 cm (10 3/8 x 7 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on paper
Not On View
Three drawings on one sheet. Top is a flat landscape with a mountain peak in the far distance. Middle is a flat landscape with a mountain peak in the distance. Lower sketch of flowers.
Inscribed below top drawing in graphite: Laramie's Peak 75 miles distant; Below middle drawing in graphtie: Laramie's Peak 50 miles distant.; bottom: light yellow flowers Edged and striped with Pink.
Inscribed on verso in graphite: Laramie's Peak / Drawn by Frederick Piercy, 1853
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875