Towing Barge through Canal

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1233 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 34.3 x 49.4 cm (13 1/2 x 19 7/16 in.) Sheet: 34.6 x 50.3 cm (13 5/8 x 19 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.463

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, crayon and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Barge “Annie of Newport” being towed to right by mule and two horses. House in background and freight train crossing viaduct.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 14, 1960)

Credit Line

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