Ready for Christmas
Edward Lamson Henry (American, 1841–1919)
Karolik (1962) cat. 359
Sheet: 17.2 x 28.7 cm (6 3/4 x 11 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite and brush and wash (border: pen and ink and watercolor) on paper
Not On View
Two children dragging evergreen right, waving to elderly couple in light carriage loaded with bundles. Border of holy on two sides of sheet.
Inscribed in graphite lower right: E. L. Henry.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875