House with a River Terrace

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1185, fig. 282 (Folk artists)


Sheet: 34.3 x 49.2 cm (13 1/2 x 19 3/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pastel on prepared board (sandpaper)

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



Folk art- Sandpapers and pastels. On left bank of river two-story house and terrace enclosed by balustrade; anothe rhouse and building with tower beyond. Two boats on river, two buildings among trees on bank right; mountains in distance. Said to be Newburgh on the Hudson


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