Perseverance

1844–46
Asher Brown Durand (American, 1796–1886)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik 0643

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.2 x 49.8 cm (13 7/8 x 19 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.789

Medium or Technique

Brown and white wash over graphite pencil on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Boy driving a balky Mule

Inscription

LR in pen and ink: A B Durand; UR in graphite: title

Markings

Watermark: M with laurel weath

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