Shepherdess

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840 (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1291 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 47.3 x 40.0 cm (18 5/8 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.134

Medium or Technique

Pen, watercolor and some stencil on velvet

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Folk art- velvets. Girl with horn seated under tree right, holding lamb; goat in foreground left. Church and two trees in background left.

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