The "Minnehaha" and the Fort William Henry Hotel
Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)
Karolik cat. no 1179, fig. 277 (Folk artists)
Sheet: 45.4 x 58.4 cm (17 7/8 x 23 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black and white chalk on prepared paper (sandpaper)
Not On View
Folk art- sandpapers and pastels. Passenger steamer “Minnehaha” in front of large hotel; extensive grounds with trees, fountain and many people walking.
On verso printed: S. Wood, Jr's No. 1 Monochromatic Boards.
1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875