Sketch of a Fountain or Window

American
possibly early 1880s


Dimensions

23 x 16 cm (9 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.) Sheet: 35 x 24 cm (13 3/4 x 9 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

12.22

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Watercolor on paper, mounted on sheet.

Inscription

Below on mount, probably in artist's hand: Proposition for Vanderbilt (c)/ With figures of course/ 1 in. Renaissance if ever [?]/ but not visible to usual architect [?]

Provenance

Henry Lee Higginson, Boston; acquired January 1912

Credit Line

Gift of Major Henry Lee Higginson