Thun

September 1, 1857
Artist John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.4 x 36.9 cm (9 5/8 x 14 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1972.697

Medium or Technique

Graphite on light brown paper heightened with white

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Town on a lake at the foot of mountains

Inscription

Inscriptions: numbers throughout drawing relating to colors. Color key lower right: 1 clearing / 2 drift / 3 grassy green / 4 bright gr / 5 dark gr / Thun Sept 1st 1857-

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875; September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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