Three Women Standing by a Funerary Monument

American
1800–10
Eunice Griswold Holcombe Pinney (American, 1770–1849)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1223, fig. 307 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.4 x 20.6 cm (10 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1632

Medium or Technique

Watercolor and graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- memorial. In landscape under willow tree at right and left of tomb, two elaborately dressed ladies with plumed headdresses, facing third lady in simpler costume.

Provenance

1952, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 13, 1952)

Credit Line

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