Sailing Boats

1841–1900
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 9 x 17.9 cm (3 9/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.825

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Several sailboats on calm water, with a steamhip in the distance.

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite at bottom, with arrows on either side of inscription: 3 1/4 inches

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