Portrait of Dr. George Livingstone

September 9, 1835
J. M. Crowley (American, active 1830s), Formerly attributed to James W. Crowley (flourished 1835)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1098 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Framed: 12.7 x 10.8 cm (5 x 4 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

58.931

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- portraits. Husband of woman in no. 1099. Half-length, seated, profile to left. Sideburns

Inscription

On verso in graphite: J.M. Crowley/ Delineator / &/ Profilist/ Coxsackie Sept 9 - 1835

Provenance

1958, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 18, 1958)

Credit Line

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