Life Study for "Mother Goose"

George Fuller (American, 1822–1884)


Dimensions

Sheet: 86.4 x 62.2 cm (34 x 24 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1973.309

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Female nude, right hand to head, left on staff.

Inscription

Lower right in graphite pencil: Life study by/ George Fuller/ About 1882 for "Mother Goose" picture/ Robert H. Fuller
On verso: graphite sketch of female nude.

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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