Portrait of Col. John Quarles

Colonel John Quarles
(Profile, hair tied in back)

1790–1852
Artist Charles Balthazar Julien Févret de Saint-Mémin (American (born in France), 1770–1852)


Dimensions

Sheet: 49.5 x 35.6 cm (19 1/2 x 14 in.) Framed: 64.8 x 49.5 cm (25 1/2 x 19 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23.291

Medium or Technique

Black chalk heightened with white on pink prepared paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

John Quarles (subject of portrait); purchased by MFA, August 2, 1923.

Credit Line

Harriet Otis Cruft Fund