Farm on a River, Vermont

November 1855
Emily S. Moore (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1197, fig. 292 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.1 x 59.5 cm (15 3/8 x 23 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1102

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on prepared paper (sandpaper)

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- Sandpapers and pastels. Farm building, cows and two country men talking left foreground. Winding river with sailboats, steamer “Mary” in foreground right. Houses among trees on further shoer. Range of mountains in distance.

Inscription

LR scratched: Emily S. Moore; ll: Nov. 1855

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

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