Study for "Dancing on a Stone Boat": Central Figure, Dancing

about 1845
James Goodwyn Clonney (American (born in England), 1812–67)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 163

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.6 x 18.9 cm (12 13/16 x 7 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.994a

Medium or Technique

Graphite on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Man dancing in half-length boots, left arm raised with hat in hand, right arm extended. Study for the central figure in painting, “Dance on a Stone Boat,” 1845.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

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