View of Hills near Florence, Italy

1856
William Trost Richards (American, 1833–1905)


Dimensions

Sheet: 13.1 x 30 cm (5 3/16 x 11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1318

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Hills topped with villas; tile roofed house at right

Inscription

Below: Florence / March 1st 1856

Provenance

By 1948, Miss Edith Ballinger Price [see note 1], Newport, RI; 1948, sold by Price to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 14, 2006)

NOTES:
[1] the artist's granddaughter

Credit Line

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