Elizabeth Grace and Rachel Martin
Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, 1822–1888)
Karolik cat. no 236 a
Image: 47.9 x 61.0 cm (18 7/8 x 24 in.) Sheet: 50.3 x 63.5 cm (19 13/16 x 25 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wash over graphite pencil on paper
Not On View
In male disguise, waylaying British courier and two officers during the War of Independence.
Signed and dated bottom left in brush and wash: "F. O .C. Darley - fecit.1851"
Watermark: J. Whatman, Turkey Mill
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875