The Temple of Segesta with the Artist Sketching

about 1842
Thomas Cole (American (born in England), 1801–1848)


Dimensions

49.85 x 76.52 cm (19 5/8 x 30 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1198

Medium or Technique

Oil on canvas

On View

Penny and Jeff Vinik Gallery (Gallery 233)

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Paintings

Inscription

Lower center, on portfolio: T. Cole.

Provenance

About 1842, the artist. 1848, G. F. Allen. With LeRoy Ireland, New York. 1944, with Victor Spark, New York; 1944, sold by Victor Spark to Maxim Karolik, Newport, R.I.; 1947, gift of Martha C. (Mrs. Maxim) Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 12, 1947)

Credit Line

Gift of Martha C. Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Paintings, 1815–1865