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Box 6

Henry Clay Cross Watercolors

Sample Images from Box 6:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

Box 6 Folder 1 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Waite’s Mountain, Malden; watercolor. (12.5 x 18 cm). June 1882.

Landscape featuring a rock ledge covered in trees and bushes. The ledge is sloping downward to the right. In the distance is a mountain range.

Box 6 Folder 2 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. From Oak Grove; watercolor. (12.5 x 18 cm). July 1882.

Landscape featuring a lush green field covered in tall, etched grasses; the sky is blue and filled with clouds. And there are two houses on a hill set against trees to the left.
                                                          
Box 6 Folder 3 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Old Yard, Sconset; watercolor. (14 x 23 cm). July 17, 1882.

A boat yard filled with numerous buildings and fences; to the left is a white building and to the right a single story red building with a red chimney; surrounding the white building is a body of water and marshland.

Box 6 Folder 4 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Nantucket Door Yard; watercolor. (12.5 x 18 cm). July 18, 1882.

Image featuring the rear of a red three story brick building covered in roses and with a tree; it has a white fence with a pillar to the left. Behind the red building is an additional structure and in the distance numerous tall trees. Enclosing the backyard is a black fence.

Box 6 Folder 5 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. A Whaler’s Home, Nantucket; watercolor. (14 x 23 cm). July 18, 1882.

Image featuring the exterior of a red house with a sloping roof; to the right is an additional grey structure and in front an open field. To the left are several buildings and a fence and in the distance the tower of a church or cathedral.

Box 6 Folder 6 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. At the Cliffs. Nantucket; watercolor. (14 x 23 cm). July 19, 1882.

Image featuring a sloping cliff to the left; on it are two fence posts and beneath it a long winding fence. In the distance are several homes on the shore and further back the ocean with the sails of several boats.

Box 6 Folder 7 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Mt. Washington from Jennings Peak; watercolor. (18 x 25 cm). July 25, 1882.

Landscape featuring the outlines and colored forms in shades of blue of several overlapping mountain ranges. In the foreground are penciled in outlines of structures and an area for trees.

Box 6 Folder 8 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Landscape with rocks and the ocean in the distance]; watercolor. (12.5 x 18 cm). no date.

Landscape image featuring a large tree to the right surrounded by numerous tall boulders and rocks. To the left is a small bush. Through a clearing in the brush behind the rocks is visible the ocean and several structures.

Box 6 Folder 9 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Franconia Flume; watercolor. (23 x 13.5 cm). July 22, 1884.

Landscape image looking upwards from the base of two steep rock ledges; running between them is a stream of water; on top are several trees and in the distance a mountain range.

Box 6 Folder 10 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Old Man of the Mtns; watercolor. (23 x 13.5 cm). July 23, 1884.

Image featuring a rock formation in the profile of a man with visible forehead, nose and chin known as “Old Man on the Mountain” facing left. Beneath is a mountainside covered in trees.

Box 6 Folder 11 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Old Stone Mill Saugus Mass; watercolor. (25.5 x 35 cm). September 17, 1882.

Exterior of the ruins of a stone building with no roof; attached to the structure to the left is a large stone chimney. The mill is three stories high and has numerous windows; behind are several trees and to the left is a fence.

Box 6 Folder 12 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Silo on a hillside]; watercolor. (17.5 x 25.5 cm). no date.

Image of a silo surrounded by fields on a hillside; the silo is white with a green roof and door; leading up to the structure is a worn path. Central in the scene is a large bush and there are additional bushes to the left.

Box 6 Folder 13 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. Provincetown; watercolor. (18 x 25.5 cm). no date.

Image featuring a large dune in the middle of a beachscape; on top of the dune is a green covering and there are numerous weeds/plant life growing to the right. To the far right is an additional dune and in the distance the ocean. Image is similar to Box 7 Folders 10 and 11 and ES Folder 7.

Box 6 Folder 14 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Woman with a gun]; watercolor. (35.5 x 25.5 cm). no date.

Portrait of a woman from the knees facing the viewer head turned right; she is wearing a costume which has red and white sleeves, a long blue skirt and green belt tied at her waist with two patterned sashes. She has a cap with a tassel on her head. She is holding two guns, one long one which appears to be a rifle and one short, which appears to be a pistol.

Box 6 Folder 15 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Long landscape]; watercolor. (18 x 12.5 cm). no date.

Landscape featuring several trees, rocks and boulders in the foreground. In the far distance are rolling mountains. Between are fields filled with grasses, bushes and trees. Note: watercolor brush testings on reverse.

Box 6 Folder 16 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Mountain view]; watercolor. (25.5 x 36 cm). no date.

Landscape image featuring a mountain range in the distance. In the foreground are bushes and trees and between them fields, trees and what appear to be divided pastures.

Box 6 Folder 17 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Gray house and barn with hanging laundry]; watercolor. (25 x 35.5 cm). no date.

Image featuring the exterior and yard of a gray house with several pillars surrounded by fences and trees. To the left is laundry hanging on a line. To the right, attached to the house is a barn with large doors and a central cupola.

Box 6 Folder 18 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Winding road and a coach]; watercolor. (17 x 25.5 cm). no date.

Image featuring a dirt path lined with bare trees, bushes, rocks and a ledge to the right. The path winds to the left and in the distance is visible the silhouette of a carriage. Note: image is backed on canvas.

Box 6 Folder 19 Cross, Henry Clay (1852-1913) attributed. [Wooden house and barn]; watercolor. (16 x 24.5 cm). no date.

Wooden house with a single story and an attic and two chimneys. To the left is an additional attached structure, possibly a barn and a fence. Behind the house are large trees and in the distance several light-colored mountains.

 


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