Sheet of Sketches

1872
Eastman Johnson (American, 1824–1906)


Dimensions

Sheet: 47.8 x 31.0 cm (18 13/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.758

Medium or Technique

Charcoal and graphite pencil on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Large sketch of child with smaller sketches around him of sheep, trees, and a man. Study for painting dated 1872

Inscription

LR in graphite: E. J.

Markings

Watermark in ll corner: B

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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