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.

The Bad Lands, Upper Missouri

Start collecting

Inscription

Upper left, red ink: "34" Upper right, ink: "Mauvaises terres U. Mo., 18.9.51" Bottom center in brown wash: "25.4.54"

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

September 18, 1851

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 804 (Visiting Foreign Artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.6 x 44.1 cm (14 x 17 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

50.3950

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and brown wash on paper

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings