Foothills near Boulder, Colorado
William F. Phipps (American, active 1850–1890)
Karolik (1962) cat. 612
Legacy: 15.3 x 26.2 cm (6 x 10 5/16 in.) Sheet: 24.5 x 35 cm (9 5/8 x 13 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor over graphite on paper
Not On View
Scrubby growth along hidden creek, foothills and mountains rising in distance.
Inscribed lower right within the landscape in pen and ink: W.F. Phipps.; lower center near the edge of the sheet in pen and ink: Foot Hills; lower right: Near Boulder.
On verso in pen and ink: Bear Cañon / Boulder Creek
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875