The Farm Lane

July 1880
James David Smillie (American, 1833–1909)


Catalogue Raisonné

Witthoft 002 iii

Dimensions

Platemark: 12 x 17.1 cm (4 3/4 x 6 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

K1995

Medium or Technique

Etching on Asian paper, working proof, state three of three

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Dark sky, upper right. Larger tree, center right background.

Inscription

In graphite, l.r.: working proof/ James D. Smillie/ July, 1880; signed in plate, l.l.: Smillie; in plate, right side of road: June 1880

Provenance

Gift of the artist to Sylvester Rosa Koehler, Boston (1837-1900, first curator of prints at MFA), June 3, 1890; his gift to MFA, October 20, 1898

Credit Line

Gift of Sylvester Rosa Koehler