Saddled Horse

C. Scherich (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1401 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.4 x 58.4 cm (17 7/8 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

56.416

Medium or Technique

Pen, brownish-black and gray inks, and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- Calligraphy. In background, hill at right, small figures of men hunting, dogs, elephant and bird.

Inscription

LL in brownish-black ink: Drawn by C. Scherich under/ The Tuition of J. Eichelberger/ Jan 24th 1851

Provenance

1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 1956)

Credit Line

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