An Autumnal Fog- A Cataract on the Estate of R.Donaldson

1835–40
George Harvey (American (born in England), about 1800–1878)


Object Place: New York, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 327

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.0 x 34.1 cm (8 1/4 x 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

51.2530

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, cream wove paper, mounted on thick, pale yellow cardboard

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

A cataract on the estate called Blithewood of R. Donaldson, Esq. Red Hook, Duchess Cy., New York.
Broad waterfall center; between wooded banks misty with fog.

Inscription

Signed lower right in gray wash: G. HARVEY

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 8, 1951

Credit Line

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