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Witches Rocks

Witches Rocks II

1853
Frederick Hawkins Piercy (English, 1830–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 825

Dimensions

Sheet: 25.5 x 16.1 cm (10 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

50.3978

Medium or Technique

Graphite with brush and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Figures climbing a steep hill with rock formations above.

Inscription

Inscribed in graphite on verso: Witches Rocks / Drawn by Frederick Piercy / 1853.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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