The Elysian Fields
Benson John Lossing (American, 1813–1891)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 22.8 x 17.6 cm (9 x 6 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, brush and wash on paper
Not On View
Two figures strolling down a path among trees. In the distance, a pier extends out onto a river with two figures standing on it.
Inscribed lower right in pen and ink: B.J. Lossing / Del.; bottom center: The Elysian Fields
Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875