River with Castle on a Rock

Artist Unknown American, 19th century (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1150, fig. 258 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.48 x 45.4 cm (12 x 17 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

59.76

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Folk art- landscapes. Steep rock right with castle on top; in middle distance other buildings, mountains behind; sailboat center.

Markings

Watermark: J Whatman

Provenance

1959, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: February 12, 1959)

Credit Line

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