Forest on the Oklawaha, Florida

1873–74
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 133

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.9 x 23.7 cm (7 7/16 x 9 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

57.245

Medium or Technique

Graphite and gray wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Drawing for wood engraving for THE GREAT SOUTH by E. King, p. 409

Inscription

Inscribed in pen and brown ink upper left: 34 Florida = / Sketch from nature - / near silver Springs / good chance for / birds (something illegible)
Annotated in graphtie upper right: M; lower right: 20; lower left: 1 1/2 col
Verso in graphite: notes

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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