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The Trying Hour

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Inscription

UR in graphite: Trying Hour / Morton / for Cole On verso: Trying hour...(same thing)

Marks

Watermark: portion of M with laurel wreath

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 660

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.2 x 39.1 cm (10 5/16 x 15 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.283

Medium or Technique

Brown wash over graphite pencil, touched with white on light blue paper

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