In margin below picture in ink: "E.F. Amherst 1792 A South View of the Half Moon or Second Fall in the Jenesea River on Lake Ontario. - Width. . . 450 / Height of the Fall 26 Feet" Verso the same as a bove, and also: "From the collection of Earl Amherst"
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875
- E. F. Amherst, American, 19th century
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Image: 30.96 x 47.1 cm (12 3/16 x 18 9/16 in.) Sheet: 32.7 x 48.3 cm (12 7/8 x 19 in.)
Medium or Technique
Brush and black wash on paper