Still Life with Candle, Spectacles and Open Book

1800–1900
Anna C. Cobb (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1260, fig. 322 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 33.2 x 50.2 cm (13 1/16 x 19 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

62.127

Medium or Technique

Charcoal on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- various. Candles, spectacles, and open book on a table.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left in graphite: Anna C. Cobb; on verso: Miss Cobb / Cobb 27 W. 38

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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