Willows

August 16, 1845
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.9 x 29.1 cm (8 1/4 x 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.768

Medium or Technique

Graphite with white watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: Study of willow trees and a fence. Verso: small sketch of trees.

Inscription

Inscribed lower center: Willows / J.F. Cropsey, Aug. 16- 1845.
Inscribed lower left: The branches are yellow / the trunk is yellow brown.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875; September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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