View of Cincinnati

City on a River (Cincinnati)

1850
Unidentified artist, American, about 1840


Place Depicted: Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1140, fig. 250 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.9 x 36.0 cm (9 13/16 x 14 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.430

Medium or Technique

Black crayon and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk Art- Landscape- From the south. Buildings massed in foreground and on further shore; hills in background; couple standing by tall flagpole with flag on point of land right.

Provenance

1956, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 7, 1956)

Credit Line

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