West Milford

1849
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Dimensions

Sheet: 30 x 46.5 cm (11 13/16 x 18 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1522

Medium or Technique

graphite pencil with wash heightened with white on dark cream paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

rail fence with pumpkin vine growing over it

Inscription

Lower center: West Milford / September 29, 1849 / J. F. Cropsey

Provenance

By 1950, Thomas D. Williams, Litchfield, CT; 1950, sold by Litchfield to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 3, 2006)

Credit Line

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