Parrot and Flowers

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1309 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 28.9 x 23.5 cm (11 3/8 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.147

Medium or Technique

Stencil and watercolor on velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- velvets. Parrot perched on divided tree stump, decorated with moss, roses and other flowers.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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