Plains from Bear Canyon

1858–1900
William F. Phipps (American, active 1850–1890)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 611

Dimensions

Legacy: 17.5 x 21.9 cm (6 7/8 x 8 5/8 in.) Sheet: 24.6 x 34.9 cm (9 11/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2453

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Bare cliff projecting from wooded slpe left; tall pine right. Plains in distance.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right margin in pen and ink: Plains from Bear Cañon

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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