The Flight into Egypt

Return from Egypt

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1229, fig. 310 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.6 x 25.4 cm (12 1/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

60.858

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Joseph walking beside the ass, followed by the Virgin leading the child Jesus by the hand.

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