Johannes Krum

Unidentified artist, American, about 1840


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1082, fig. 224 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Image: 19.1 x 15.4 cm (7 1/2 x 6 1/16 in.) Sheet: 35.1 x 27.9 cm (13 13/16 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

54.1078

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Companion piece with no. 54. 1077. Man, three-quarters to right, with side whiskers, seated, hands on knees. Setting and frame border as in previous drawings.

Inscription

Lower margin in ink in gothic letters: Johannes Krum

Provenance

1954, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 14, 1954)

Credit Line

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