River Village

D. Guiffer (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1195, fig. 291 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 51.4 x 73.5 cm (20 1/4 x 28 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1099

Medium or Technique

Pastel on prepared board (sandpaper)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Pastels

Folk art- sandpaper. Pasture in foreground above river, village on wooded point opposite right; mountains in distance.

Inscription

LR in graphite: D. Guiffer / Dartmouth / N.H.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

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