River and Castle

1867
Richard P. Leitch (English, 19th century)


Dimensions

Sheet: 19.4 x 27.9 cm (7 5/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

44.784

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Brown and gray rocks, a sandy road, and dull-green vegetation in foreground; dark green trees and gray castle, middle distance; purple-gray hills beyond; gray sky, with yellow light at horizon.

Inscription

LL in wash: R.P. Leitch 1867; verso: Old Windsor

Signed

Lower left: R.P. Leitch 1867

Provenance

Coll.: Charles Franklin Shimmin, Boston; Gift of Mrs. James Howard Means, Boston to MFA; acquired 9 November 1944

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. James H. Means