The Highlands from Poughkeepsie

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1177, fig. 275 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.2 x 49.2 cm (14 1/4 x 19 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1087

Medium or Technique

Pastel on prepared paper (sandpaper)

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Pastels

Folk art- sandpapers and pastels. Knoll with three people in foreground looking up river; two houses on heights left; landing below, with buildings, boat and crane. Probably copy of a print.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

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