The Children's Concert

1857
Christian Schussele (American (born in Guebviller, Alsace), 1824–1879)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 640, fig. 136

Dimensions

Sheet: 32.1 x 44.9 cm (12 5/8 x 17 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.784

Medium or Technique

Graphite, ink, and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

In the corner of shed seven small boys playing various instruments, standing children right, listening.

Inscription

Ll in wash: C Schessele, 1857

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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