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Elevation with Tower and Mansard Roof

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Inscription

Inscribed lower center in pen and ink: Elevation a; lower right: J. F. Cropsey 1873.

Provenance

By 1949, Mrs. Constance Mead, Flossmoor, Illinois; 1951, sold by Mrs. Mead to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1952, gift of Maxim Karolik to the MFA. (Accession date: November 13, 1952)

Credit Line

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

1873

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 220

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.4 x 16.5 cm (6 7/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

52.1581

Medium or Technique

Pen, graphite, and yellow, purple, green, red and white washes on yellow-gray paper

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