Park Scene with Figures

1885
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Dimensions

Sheet: 18.5 x 26.4 cm (7 5/16 x 10 3/8 in.); Mount: 24.3 x 30.5 cm (9 9/16 x 12 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1508

Medium or Technique

Graphite on cream paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

church spire in distance; stone wall and post at right; verso: figure sketches

Signed

Lower right: J. S. Cropsey 1885

Provenance

By 1948, Victor Spark, New York (?); 1948, sold by Spark to Martha and Maxim Karolik, 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