The Leave Taking

1800–25
Mary Ann Willson (American, active in 1800–1825)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1278, fig. 332 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 34.1 x 27.0 cm (13 7/16 x 10 5/8 in.) Sheet: 40.2 x 32.9 cm (15 13/16 x 12 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.453

Medium or Technique

Watercolor, pen and black ink, graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- various. Interior with man surrounded by weeping family.

Provenance

1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 1956)

Credit Line

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