Shepherd and Shepherdess in Landscape

1820–50
Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1293 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.9 x 39.4 cm (12 9/16 x 15 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

62.136

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and stencil, pen and black ink on velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- velvets. Youth and girl playing musical instruments beside tree; dog, sheep and lamb in foreground. Very probably by same hand as no. 1292 (62.135)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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