Fight on a Fairgrounds

about 1906–07
William James Glackens (American, 1870–1938)


Dimensions

39.4 x 45.1 cm (15 1/2 x 17 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1976.815

Medium or Technique

Black chalk, brush and black ink and gray wash

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Illustration for the Saturday Evening Post story “Confessions of a Con Man”

Inscription

Lower left in crayon: W. Glackens. On verso; story title and "they hit the mob right in the center and went through"

Provenance

Mr. Carroll Thayer Berry, Rockport, ME; gift to MFA, December 1976.

Credit Line

Gift of Carroll Thayer Berry

Copyright

Reproduced with permission.