View of Cincinnati

about 1835
John Caspar Wild (American, about 1804–1846)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 740, fig. 152

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.6 x 79.7 cm (21 1/2 x 31 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.298

Medium or Technique

Opaque watercolor (gouache) on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Bend of Ohio River with passenger steamers. The city on north bank. Kentucky shore in foreground with grass and trees; buildings near water’s edge right.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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