Saint Anthony's Fall

about 1806
Possibly by George Heriot (British (born in Scotland, active in Canada and U.S.), 1766–1844)


Dimensions

Sheet: 26.4 x 39.1 cm (10 3/8 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3855

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, gouache and pencil

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

In white lower right: “St. Anthony’s Fall. Mississippi.”

Inscription

Verso in ink: "St Anthony's Fall in Mississippi River / North America.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; by whom given to the MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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