River Scene

1853
James Peale, Jr. (American, 1789–1876)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 609

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.6 x 29.6 cm (8 7/8 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.165

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Sunset on river winding through low land; old tree growing from rocks in foreground left.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in watercolor: Jas. Peale / 1853

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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