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Landscape Drawing

1991.923 (RS21313)

Description

Drawing of a cart pulled by a team of oxen crossing a bridge. A church, houses, and trees are in the background.

Details

Maker
Attributed to Derby, Mary Jane (Maker)
Date
1815-1835
Inscriptions
In pencil below the image reads: Ipswich. An NFL label on the back of the mat reads: view titled ""Ipswich"", attrib. to Mary Jane Derby, born in Salem. One of a group of drawings, one of Choate Bridge and one signed M.J.D., 1829, on which attribution is based.
Location of origin
Salem, MA, USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
paper (fiber product)
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
Object type
Art
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
drawings (visual works)
Landscape
landscapes (representations)
paper (fiber product)
Pencil
pencils (drawing and writing equipment)
Picture
scenes (depictions)
Scenic
Unidentified Paper
Dimensions
9.25 x 12.75 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.923
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2698

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