Requires Photography

Artist Sketching

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century), Possibly by John William Casilear (American, 1811–1893)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 4

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.0 x 11.4 cm (7 7/8 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

61.252

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Anonymous portraits. Man holding paper in right hand and pen in left hand.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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