Man on Riverbank
December 5–11, 1867
William Sidney Mount (American, 1807–1868)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 20.8 x 20.4 cm (8 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on paper
Not On View
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.
Inscribed upper right in graphite: W.S.M. Dec 5th 67-; lower left: W.S.M. / Dec. 11, 67-
Annotated on verso in graphite: 60
Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875