Twilight, Salt Marshes

Newburyport marshes, twilight

About 1860–69
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 349, fig 90

Dimensions

Sheet (sight): 27 x 54cm (10 5/8 x 21 1/4in.) Framed: 45.7 x 72.4 cm (18 x 28 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.1615

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on cream paper, touched with white and colored chalk

Not On View

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Sailboat in creek foreground, rows of haycocks; line of birds in sky right. Possibly marshes of Newburyport of Newport.

Provenance

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875, Nov. 13, 1952

Credit Line

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