Town by Waterside

Mary Ann Meysick (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1166, fig. 267 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 22.5 x 30.6 cm (8 7/8 x 12 1/16 in.) Sheet: 28.9 x 37.1 cm (11 3/8 x 14 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.776

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- landscapes. Trees in foreground left and right; couple standing center; three hills behind town.

Inscription

LC margin in ink: Painted by Miss Mary Ann Meysick

Markings

Watermark: S & B, N. H

Provenance

1955, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 20, 1955)

Credit Line

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