Sycamore Canyon (Ojai Valley)

February 20, 1888
Samuel Colman (American, 1832 or 1833–1920)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 183

Dimensions

Sheet: 29.5 x 38.1 cm (11 5/8 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

61.355

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor over graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, gray-pink wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Leafless sycamore trees beside a stony brook.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in watercolor: Sycamore Canyon Feb 20th 1888; in pen and ink: by Saml. Colman / 77

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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