Study for "Militia Training": Man Smoking

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 151

Dimensions

Sheet: 22.1 x 13.8 cm (8 11/16 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

62.217

Medium or Technique

Wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Standing, with head in profile to left blowing smoke out of his mouth. Cigar in right hand. Drawing is a study for painting, “Militia Training,” 1841 in Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art.

Inscription

Lower right Clonney / 1839

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA March 14, 1962

Credit Line

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