The Moat in the Field
Homer Dodge Martin (American, 1836–1897)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 25.7 x 36.1 cm (10 1/8 x 14 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Brush and gray wash on paper
Not On View
Water along grass; fence and trees in background. Illustrated for “George Eliot’s Country,” Century Magazine, July 1885.
Inscribed on verso in graphite: "The Moat in the Field"
Annotated lower right in graphite: 40
Annotated on verso in graphite: Red Oct 2/62; A 1710
Collection of William Macbeth. Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 28, 1967
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875