Portrait of a Man with Spectacles
Thomas Sully (American (born in England), 1783–1872)
Karolik (1962) cat. 675
Sheet: 16.9 x 13.5 cm (6 5/8 x 5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Red and black crayon, graphite and watercolor on vellum
Not On View
Seated facing, three-quarter length, pointing with right hand; left arm around child, lightly sketched. Head of woman in background left.
Inscribed lower right in crayon: T.S.
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875; gift to MFA December 14, 1950.
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875