Sailboat Offshore from Telegraph Poles

1891
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.4 x 17.7 cm (4 1/2 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.802

Medium or Technique

Graphite with white wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Sailboat on the Hudson River left with coastal heights in the distance beyond. Telegraph poles cutting through the trees along the shore at right. Same view as 1972.780, only 4 years earlier.

Inscription

Lower right: J.F.C. 1891

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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