House by waterfall

Delaware water gap

by 1834
Unidentified artist, American, about 1840

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1145, fig. 253 (folk artists)


Image: 52.1 x 72.5 cm (20 1/2 x 28 9/16 in.) Sheet: 54.8 x 75.4 cm (21 9/16 x 29 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Transparent and opaque watercolor on paper

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings



Folk art- landscape. River torrent between cliffs by house; waterfall and pool in foreground left. Couple with child on path and tall trees right.


1951, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 8, 1951)

Credit Line

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