Looking toward the range up Georgetown Creek [Colorado]
William F. Phipps (American, active 1850–1890)
Karolik cat. no 613
Image: 26.0 x 40.6 cm (10 1/4 x 16 in.) Sheet: 31.9 x 44.0 cm (12 9/16 x 17 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Gray wash on paper
Not On View
Winding creek in valley center, with steep wooded slopes; mountains in distance.
LR margin in graphite: W F Phipps; in ink: title; On Verso at bottem in ink: Hold at a distance for it is done roughly / One of my first attempts.-; at left; Douglass M't.; center: Union Pass over / this low "divide"; upper right: Colfax; lower right: Foot of Columbia or Griffith M't.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 12, 1953
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875