Study for "In the Woodshed": Man Seated Holding a Pipe

about 1838
James Goodwyn Clonney (American (born in England), 1812–67)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.1 x 20.6 cm (7 1/2 x 8 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.496

Medium or Technique

(Recto): graphite on buff-gray paper heightened with white, with traces of brown chalk (Verso): black and white chalk

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: Man seated on a box facing left, holding a pipe. Drawing for painting, “In the Woodshed,” 1838. Verso: Academic study of a half-length nude man.

Inscription

Inscribed on box: Clonney

Provenance

Accessioned by error June 3, 1948. Gift of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875

Credit Line

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