Sheet of Twenty Figure Sketches

March 4–12, 1868
William Sidney Mount (American, 1807–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 585

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.7 x 20.6 cm (12 7/8 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

61.312

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Twenty separate studies of figures, each boxed off.

Inscription

Each sketch is signed: W.S.M.; Dates range from Mar. 4 - Mar. 12, 1868. Other notes throughout.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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