St. Lawrence River, from the Citadel, Quebec

about 1880
Albert Bierstadt (American (born in Germany), 1830–1902)


Dimensions

56.2 x 77.79 cm (22 1/8 x 30 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1258

Medium or Technique

Oil on paper mounted on canvas

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower left: ABierstadt [AB in monogram]; Reverse, before mounting: View from the Citadel, Quebec

Provenance

The artist; with Coleman Auction Galleries, New York, 1946; with Victor Spark, New York, 1946; to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I., 1946; to MFA, 1947, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik.

Credit Line

Gift of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865