Mansion Called " Montpellier"

W. E. Rivers (American, 19th century)


Dimensions

Sheet: 27.8 x 34.9 cm (10 15/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.673

Medium or Technique

Pen, Black ink, and gray wash heightened with wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Tiny figures in front of huge house. (home of General Henry Knox (1750-1806) in Thomatson, Maine)

Inscription

Lower right in black ink: W.E. Rivers/Del.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport; to MFA October 13, 1976

Credit Line

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