Waterfall, Mansion and Castle

Waterfall, House and Castle

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1149, fig. 257 (Folk artists)


Image: 39.1 x 50.0 cm (15 3/8 x 19 11/16 in.) Sheet: 40.3 x 50.6 cm (15 7/8 x 19 15/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings



Folk Art- Landscape- Three trees on peninsula foreground center, jutting into river with falls left. Mansion on further shore center; high cliffs and castle behind right. Mountain range beyond.


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