Old Chestnut

1841–1900
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 31.4 cm (9 3/8 x 12 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

54.1664

Medium or Technique

Graphite on pinkish paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

A large chestnut tree with a man in top hat standing under it.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Old chestnut / near Boston, Spring Station / Eric R. Raod-

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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