Infant with Rattle

Attributed to William Matthew Prior (American, 1806–1873), Formerly attributed to Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1057, fig. 210 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.6 x 30.3 cm (14 x 11 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.1077

Medium or Technique

Tempera on board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- portraits. Bust of infant facing. Low-necked dress, rattle in left hand.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, 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