Study for "Militia Training": The Fiddler and Three other Figures

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 157

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.8 x 29.5 cm (9 3/8 x 11 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1004

Medium or Technique

Graphite on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

At left two men at bar, one seen from behind. At right fiddler and man with muset with back turned. Study for painting, “Militia Training,” 1841 in the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

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