The Upper Mississippi

Rudolph Fried(e)rich Kurz (Swiss (active U.S.) 1818–1871)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 806 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.9 x 47.0 cm (12 15/16 x 18 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

50.3949

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

View of a bend in the river, framed by vines and tall trees left and right.

Inscription

Bottom right, red ink: "Upper Mississippi 10.3.54" and signed in brown ink: "Fred Kurz"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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