Oriental Story Teller

1820–65
David Claypoole Johnston (American, 1798–1865)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 435

Dimensions

Sheet: 10.5 x 16.9 cm (4 1/8 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.762

Medium or Technique

Graphite rubbed for transfer on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

A man surrounded by applauding figures.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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