Union Hotel, La Crescent, Minnesota

1856–60
Artist Franz Hölzlhuber (Austrian, active in 1856–1860)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 0792

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.5 x 15.2 cm (4 1/8 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

58.1153

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Hotelin middle distance with steam engine in foreground and men workig on tracks.

Inscription

Lower right in pen and ink on mount: Hölzlhuber; center: Union Hotel in La Crescent am Mississippi / Nord America

Provenance

Victor D. Spark (b. 1898 – d. 1991), New York; from whom purchased by Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 – d. 1963, Ackerman, Russia), Newport, RI; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. (Accession Date: November 13, 1958)

Credit Line

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