The Moat in the Field

about 1885
Homer Dodge Martin (American, 1836–1897)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.7 x 36.1 cm (10 1/8 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

67.692

Medium or Technique

Brush and gray wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Water along grass; fence and trees in background. Illustrated for “George Eliot’s Country,” Century Magazine, July 1885.

Inscription

Inscribed on verso in graphite: "The Moat in the Field"

Markings

Annotated lower right in graphite: 40
Annotated on verso in graphite: Red Oct 2/62; A 1710

Provenance

Collection of William Macbeth. Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 28, 1967

Credit Line

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