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Shipyard at Bucksville, S.C., 1875

April 2nd, 1875
S. S. Stevens (American, 19th century)


Place Depicted: Bucksville, South Carolina, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1170 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 31.4 x 49.8 cm (12 3/8 x 19 5/8 in.) Sheet: 40.2 x 58.4 cm (15 13/16 x 23 in.)

Accession Number

50.3981

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- landscapes. River foreground with tug. Hull of large vessel (The Henrietta?) under construction on farther bank.

Inscription

LR in pen and ink: Drawn by S S Stevens Cherryfield. Me.; lower margin: title/ A view on the Waccamaw River April 2nd 1875.

Markings

Watermark: Weston's 1874 Linen

Provenance

1950, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 1950)

Credit Line

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