Live Oaks near Sacramento

1870–79
Harry Fenn (American, about 1838–1911)


Object Place: California

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 29.2cm (9 1/16 x 11 1/2 in.) Framed: 45.1 x 51.4 cm (17 3/4 x 20 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2000.768

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink with brush and brown, gray, and black wash and white opaque watercolor over black chalk on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto LL monogrammed in black wash with the tip of the brush: HF...
Later inscriptions or marks: On remnant of old mount attached to verso of vendor’s mount in graphite pencil: By Harry Fenn / Near Sacremento CA

Provenance

Spanierman Gallery, New York, NY; purchased by MFA, June 2000.

Credit Line

Given in honor of Sue Welsh Reed by her colleagues and friends