Witches Rocks, Weber River Canyon, Utah

Witches Rocks I

1853
Frederick Hawkins Piercy (English, 1830–1891)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 824

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.1 x 17.8 cm (10 1/4 x 7 in.)

Accession Number

50.3977

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Figures climbing a steep hill with rock formations above.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: x light gray / o Red
Inscribed on verso in graphite: Witches Bluffs / East side of Weber River / 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