View of James Peak (Pike's Peak) in the Rain

1820
Samuel Seymour (English (active in the United States), 1797–1882)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 537

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.1 x 20.4 cm (4 3/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

59.139

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink and watercolor on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

View of James Peak, subsequently renamed Pike’s Peak. Done when on expedition with Stephen Long and Edwin James.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: S. S. delin; on verso: View of James Peak dist 25 Miles.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959

Credit Line

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