Mount Washington

1852
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 x 44.5 cm (11 5/8 x 17 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1535

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil on light brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Mt. Washington seen from a distance

Inscription

Lower right: ..t Washington / Sept 17th 1852; notes in sky

Provenance

By 1950, Thomas D. Williams, Litchfield, CT; 1950, sold by Litchfield to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 3, 2006)

Credit Line

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