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Anthony and Hartshorn Memorials

Inscription

On gravestone in pen and ink: In Memory of/ Floura Lewis Anthony./ who died Sept. 7 1797/ Aged 2 years./ and Also/ Lewis William Anthony./ Who died May 23, 1815/ Aged 5 years. On tomb in center in pen: Sacred to the Memory / of/ Zephaniah and Waite Anthony; on tomb at right: Sacred to the Memory/ Of/ Stephen and Silence Hartshorn

Provenance

Victor Spark, NY by 1952; to Maxim Karolik, Newport 1953; his Gift to MFA, Accessioned February 14, 1962 M. & M. Karolik Collection

Credit Line

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1295 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 54.1 x 65.2 cm (21 5/16 x 25 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.138

Medium or Technique

Pen, graphite pencil, stencil and watercolor on velvet

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors