Large Tree, Niagara

August 22, 1852
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.3 x 38.8 cm (12 5/16 x 15 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

1972.821

Medium or Technique

Graphite with white wash on brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Large full tree center, tree stump right. Ligh house in distance at left, and a woman carrying a parasol with a little girl also at left.

Inscription

Lower center: Niagara / Aug. 22nd 1852- J.F.C.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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