View of the Missouri River

1873
W. C. Rymer (American, active in Western United States, 1871–1876)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 833 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 31.4 x 55.6 cm (12 3/8 x 21 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1064

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Bend of the river at sunset, barren hills left and low woods right. Deer and ducks in foreground. Said to be where Lewis and Clark crossed.

Inscription

LL in wash: W.C. Rymer / 1873

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

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