Fox on log

1850–1900


Object Place: United States

Dimensions

40.64 x 74.29 x 24.76 cm (16 x 29 1/4 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

53.2526

Medium or Technique

Wood, painted over plaster in orange-yellow, brown, black, and cream

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Sculpture

Figure of fox, with curved tail, gazing to its left, and standing on rustic log.

Provenance

Early history unknown; acquired by Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Water Colors and Drawings, 1800-1875; given in 1953.

By 1953, Charles Childs Gallery , Newbury St, Boston; 1953, By Feb 1953, sold by the Charles Childs Gallery to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1953, gift of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession date: November 12, 1953)

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik