Rough Sport in the Yosemite

1883
James David Smillie (American, 1833–1909)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 662

Dimensions

Image: 22.7 x 38.4 cm (8 15/16 x 15 1/8 in.) Sheet: 23.8 x 39.2 cm (9 3/8 x 15 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.319

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Group of horsemen racing over plain. Barren mountains in background.

Inscription

LL in wash: JB Smillie / May 83

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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