Man on Riverbank

December 5–11, 1867
William Sidney Mount (American, 1807–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 20.8 x 20.4 cm (8 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1973.376

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Man leaning against a fence smoking a pipe and looking out over the river. Sailboats are moored along the river, and houses stand on the riverbank in the background.

Inscription

Inscribed upper right in graphite: W.S.M. Dec 5th 67-; lower left: W.S.M. / Dec. 11, 67-

Markings

Annotated on verso in graphite: 60

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