The Uprooted Tree

about 1850
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century, Possibly by James David Smillie (American, 1833–1909)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (Academic) 029

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.0 x 25.4 cm (12 3/16 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

56.701

Medium or Technique

Black and white crayon on wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Academic anonymous landscapes. Three artists sketching beside a leaning tree with exposed roots.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 11, 1956

Credit Line

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