Study for "What a Catch": Man Seated in a Boat, Holding up a Bottle

about 1855
James Goodwyn Clonney (American (born in England), 1812–67)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

25.08 x 23.18 cm (9 7/8 x 9 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

48.421

Medium or Technique

Graphite on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Man seated in a boat, holding up a bottle, facing away. Right arm is repeated above at a different angle. Study for painting, “What a Catch,” 1855.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

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