Pennsylvania Farmstead with Many Fences

early 19th century
Artist Unidentified artist, American, 19th century, Possibly by Charles H. Wolf (American, about 1830–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1136, fig. 248 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.7 x 60.5 cm (18 x 23 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.740

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk Art- landscapes. House, garder plot, barn, barnyard and terrace, protected with walls and fences; orchard and grove behind. Rail fence bounding surrounding fields. Border of road foreground and left.

Provenance

Unger; Nadelman; 1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 11, 1956)

Credit Line

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