Study for "Fortune"

Elihu Vedder (American, 1836–1923)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 696

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.1 x 28.6 cm (17 3/4 x 11 1/4 in.) (rough edges)

Accession Number

60.440

Medium or Technique

Black chalk and heightened with white on blue paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Female nude running forward with flowing scarf, wand in right hand.

Inscription

LR in graphite: by E. Vedder study used / for "Fortune and the / peasant" a small picture

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 14, 1960

Credit Line

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