Mourning Picture with three Young Ladies

American
Artist Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1201 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 22.2 x 33.8 cm (8 3/4 x 13 5/16 in.) Sheet: 26.2 x 35.1 cm (10 5/16 x 13 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.833

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- memorial. In landscape with churchyard, lady standing center and girl right under willow; a third sitting on oddly formed rock left; church and brook extreme left, two houses extreme right.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)

Credit Line

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