Shoreline View of Sailboat and Telegraph Poles

December 12, 1895
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.8 x 17.9 cm (4 5/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.780

Medium or Technique

Graphite on gray laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Sailboat on the Hudson River, left with coastal heights in the distance beyond. Telegraph poles cutting through the trees along the shore at right. Same view as 1972.802, only 4 years later.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right: Dec 12 1895

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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