The Mississippi in Time of Peace

Watercolor for lithograph, published by Currier and Ives, 1865

1865
Fanny Palmer (American (born in England), 1812–1876), Produced for Currier and Ives (American, 1857–1904)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik 0604

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.5 x 71.8 cm (18 5/16 x 28 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2451

Medium or Technique

Opaque and translucent watercolor and graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Trees left, sunset on river, figures playing music on boats.

Provenance

1953, gift of Maxim Karolik, Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 12, 1953)

Credit Line

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