The Closed Umbrella

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1239, fig. 314 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 18.4 x 15.2 cm (7 1/4 x 6 in.) Sheet: 19.7 x 15.2 cm (7 3/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

60.857

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Girl with pleated, high-waisted dres and matching pocket stands beside tree with left hand on tip of closed umbrella. Two houses on hillside right. Colored border

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