Old Farmhouse, Southampton, L.I.

1874
George W. Fordham (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 301

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.3 x 40.6 cm (10 3/4 x 16 in.)

Accession Number

61.279

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Small house center, in farmyard with well-sweep, cows and sheep left; barn, wagon and chickens right. Two children in foreground. Range of wooded hills behind house. Early autumn.

Inscription

LR in ink: G. W. Fordham 1874

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