Stagecoach

Artist Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1234, fig. 312 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.4 x 29.8cm (7 1/4 x 11 3/4 in.) Framed: 31.8 x 42.2 cm (12 1/2 x 16 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.859

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and pen with brown and black ink on paper, bordered with rows of sequins and silk cords

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Stagecoach with seven passengers, drawn by four dappled grays, approaching inn at left. Fenced fields in background. Bordered with row of sequins top and bottom between silk cords.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)

Credit Line

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