Study for "Militia Training": Boy Singing and Dancing

about 1839
James Goodwyn Clonney (American (born in England), 1812–67)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 150

Dimensions

Sheet: 19.3 x 14.2 cm (7 5/8 x 5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.216

Medium or Technique

Wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Turned to right; about to clap hands. Drawing is a study for 1841 painting in Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art.

Inscription

Lower left: Clonney 1839

Provenance

Victor D. Spark, NY; Feb. 20, 1962, sold to Maxim Karolik, Newport, RI; 1962, his gift to the MFA (Accession date, March 14, 1962)

Credit Line

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