Portrait of Jarvis Stryker

1845
Henry Inman (American, 1801–1846)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 400

Dimensions

Sheet: 44.1 x 34.6 cm (17 3/8 x 13 5/8 in.) rough edges

Accession Number

50.3918

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and graphite pencil heightened with white on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Gentleman, three-quarters to right, in side whiskers, seated in high-back armchair, open book on knee.

Inscription

Signed and dated in graphite pencil, lower right: "H. Inman / 1845"

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 15, 1950

Credit Line

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