Study for Frigate in full sail

1822–76
George R. Bonfield (American, 1802–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 84

Dimensions

Sheet: 16.2 x 24.8 cm (6 3/8 x 9 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

58.855

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: study of a frigate in full sail, port side. Verso: faint study of a tree and a bull’s head.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

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