Seacoast: Sunset

1900
Roger Eliot Fry (English, 1866–1934)


Catalogue Raisonné

MFA watercolors p 68

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.7 x 26.5 cm (7 3/8 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

16.388

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor on cardboard

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

A yellow sun sets among blue-gray clouds; dark gray-brown cliffs and beach; gray sky shading near the horizon to dull-pink and orange, reflected in the sea and foreground pools.

Inscription

On mount in ink: R.E. Fry 1900
Back of mount in the hand writing of Dr. Ross ingraphite: Given to me by Roger Fry; by me to the Museum of Fine Arts, Dec. 14th 1916

Signed

Lower left on the mount: R.E. Fry. 1906

Provenance

Denman Waldo Ross (1853-1935, Cambridge); gift to MFA, December 14, 1916.

Credit Line

Denman Waldo Ross Collection