Flying Dragon

Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1318, fig. 344 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.0 x 33.6 cm (11 13/16 x 13 3/14 in.)

Accession Number

60.1115

Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- fractur. Profile to left with barbed tongue and spiked tail; geometrical decoration.

Inscription

LC in ink: Flying [d]raggon

Provenance

By 1952, Childs Gallery, Boston; 1952, sold by Childs Gallery to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1960, gift of Maxim Karolik 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