Long Island View with Sailboats
late 19th century
Alfred Thompson Bricher (American, 1837–1908)
Overall: 26.5 x 63.3cm (10 7/16 x 24 15/16in.) Framed: 48.9 x 85.7 cm (19 1/4 x 33 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Watercolor over graphite pencil
Not On View
Panoramic view of Long Island Sound with Sailboats
Later inscriptions or marks: On verso in pencil: 81.39.4 (presumably annotation by Childs Gallery)
Signed lower left in brush and black watercolor: A T Bricher (ATB in monogram)
Labels on verso of frame:
printed in red-- AMERICAN DRAWINGS / Paul Magriel Collection (with artist, subject "Long Island View", medium, size information);
Childs Gallery label with artist, title "Sailboatrs", medium, size and typed annotations" D230; 81.39.4; #9458.
Paul Magriel Collection; Childs Gallery, Boston; Nathaniel T. Dexter; his bequest through the Nathaniel T. Dexter Fine Arts Trust to MFA, June 2000.
Gift of the Nathaniel T. Dexter Fine Arts Trust