Nine Weeks Old Today

July 26, 1849
William Sidney Mount (American, 1807–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 582

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.8 x 11 cm (5 13/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.377

Medium or Technique

Graphite on wove paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Infant

Inscription

Inscribed above in graphite: born April 26th 1849; lower left: Nine weeks old / to day / July 26th 1849 - / Wm. S. Mount. del-

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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