Portrait of John Adam Munsell

Artist Unidentified artist, 19th century, Attributed to Thomas Skynner (American, active 1840–1852)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1083 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Oval: 8.3 x 6.7 cm (3 1/4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.838

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Oval with scalloped border. Bust, profile to right, with sideburns.

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)

Credit Line

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