Middle Falls, Genesee River, Portage

1852
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 204

Dimensions

Sheet: 47.6 x 31.3 cm (18 3/4 x 12 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.341

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash touched with white watercolor on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Falls and mills seen through wooded river gorge.

Inscription

UC in Graphite pencil: slight sketch of mill; LL: title and Aug.st 10th 1852 / J F Cropsey. Scattered notes. Verso: slight pencil sketch

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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