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Undercliff near Cold-Spring

Inscription

Inscribed in pen and ink lower right: F.K. del t; below center: UNDERCLIFF NEAR COLD-SPRING / (The Seat of General George P. Morris) / Hudson River United States. Annotated in graphite on verso: Francis Kearney (c 1780-1833) / (see America on Stone.) / Cold Spring is just above / West Point on opposite side of the Hudson. / (See Encyclopedia / Britannica map of / New York State.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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

1800–99

Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.8 x 27.3 cm (8 9/16 x 10 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1973.400

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors