View of The Mythens Near Schwyz

1858
George Loring Brown (American, 1814–1889)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 96 fig 39

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.4 x 43.3 cm (10 3/8 x 17 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.263

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on thick, moderately textured, dark cream wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Three Alpine peaks with village at base; field and water in foreground.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in pen and black ink: G. L. Brown 1858

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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