A Specimen of the Art of Penmanship

C. T. Bosworth (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.8 x 41.1 cm (12 1/8 x 16 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1125

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- calligraphy. Eagle above oval with decorative writing.

Inscription

LC in ink: C.T. Bosworth

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

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