Gentleman, Three-quarters to the Right, Holding a Clarinet

about 1838
Unidentified artist, American, 19th century


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1066 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.1 x 14.3 cm (7 1/8 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1559

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- portrait. Half-length, three-quarters to right, right elbow resting on table. Mouthpiece of wind instrument showing above right hand; curtain lower right.

Provenance

1952, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: November 13, 1952)

Credit Line

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