Memorial Tomb in Landscape

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1294 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 26.4 x 28.3 cm (10 3/8 x 11 1/8 in.) Sheet: 32.9 x 36.8 cm (12 15/16 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

62.137

Medium or Technique

Pen, stencil and watercolor on velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- velvets. Monument with urn and vine, between evergreen and willow tree. Flowering plants in foreground; mountains in background.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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