West Lulworth

August 1857
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 20 x 31.6 cm (7 7/8 x 12 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

54.1649

Medium or Technique

Graphite on laid paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Rocky shore.

Inscription

Inscribed above and to the left: notes regarding the colors of the landscapes. Inscribed throughout are more notes about the colors. Inscribed lower right: West Lulworth / Aug. 1857 / J.F.C.

Markings

Blind stamp lower left: Owen & Horlbee, So. Lee, Mass.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 9, 1954

Credit Line

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