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The Corn Stacks

October 2, 1852
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 17.4 x 24.9 cm (6 7/8 x 9 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.784

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Stacks of Corn in a field, with trees around, and a small house in the background.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: The corn stacks / are more yellow than the ground - / ground whitish yel gray. / pumpkin red yel.
Inscribed lower right: Oct. 2nd 1852

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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