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.

Witches Rocks, Weber River Canyon, Utah

Inscription

Inscribed lower right in graphite: x light gray / o Red Inscribed on verso in graphite: Witches Bluffs / East side of Weber River / Witches Rocks / Drawn by Frederick Piercy, 1853

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950

Credit Line

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

Witches Rocks I

1853

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 824

Accession Number

50.3977

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings