Tintern Abbey

July 8, 1849
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.5 x 24.9 cm (6 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.798

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Figures getting into or out of a boat on a river in the foreground; ruins on the far shore.

Inscription

Lower left: Tintern Abbey / July 8th, 1849. J.F.C.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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