Portrait of Washington Irving

about 1805
John Vanderlyn (American, 1775–1852)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 694, fig. 145

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.3 x 18.7 cm (9 9/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

52.1636

Medium or Technique

Graphite on board

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Half-length, seated, profile to left.
Engraved by Henry B Hall: from the original drawing by Vanderlyn, Paris1805 (rep. of print kept with drawing)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952

Credit Line

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