Pastoral Landscape with Arched Stone Bridge and Town

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1147, fig. 255 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 33.2 x 46.0 cm (13 1/16 x 18 1/8 in.) Sheet: 38.4 x 48.4 cm (15 1/8 x 19 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.465

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- landscapes. Two girls with pet sheep seated under large tree right; village in distance. Couple in foreground left and house on shore. Boat with boatman center, coach on bridge. Rock and hill in distance left. (Perhaps Quincey MA)

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1960)

Credit Line

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