User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Cactus and Tropical Foliage

Start collecting

Inscription

Signed center right in graphite: Joseph Stella

Marks

PDP Watermark Type: watermark: ANCNE MANUFRE CANSON & MONTGOLFIER VIDALON LES ANNONAY

Provenance

John Berggruen Gallery, San Francisco, CA; purchased by MFA, September 1984.

Credit Line

Sophie M. Friedman Fund

about 1919–22

Dimensions

Sheet: 46.4 x 61.3cm (18 1/4 x 24 1/8 in.) Framed: 66 x 80 cm (26 x 31 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1984.412

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors