Sunset, Ortayous RIver, Basllic Range

1865–67
Peter Peterson Tofft (Danish (active in the United States and England), 1825–1901)


Dimensions

Sheet: 15.1 x 23.5 cm (5 15/16 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

50.3882

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Tree in right foreground, sunset over mountain range

Inscription

Lower right in wash: monogram TOF; Verso in graphite pencil; "Peter Toffts" and "G. S." and "Sunset / Oratayous River / Basallic Range.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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