Turnpike Bridge

1850
John Henry Hill (American, 1839–1922)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 373

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.7 x 29 cm (8 15/16 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3856

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Man fishing from wooden bridge; another man leaning against railing. Large tree and cows left; houses beyond.

Inscription

Inscribed in brush bottom right: J. H. Hill.; Verso in graphite: J.H. Hill Turnpike Bridge 1850

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA Dec. 14, 1950

Credit Line

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