Niagara Falls, recto; "Experiment", verso

1820
Alvan Fisher (American, 1792–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 292

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.8 x 37.5 cm (9 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

61.277.2

Medium or Technique

Recto: Gray wash over graphite pencil on paper; verso: Watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Upper margin in ink: Schloscher-Falls; Lower margin: Alvan Fisher July 1820 View of the small branch of the Niagara Falls-. From the High- bank...

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