The Trying Hour

Charles Cromwell Ingham (American (born in Ireland), 1796–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 659

Dimensions

Sheet: 26.7 x 38.1 cm (10 1/2 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

57.282

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil, pen and brown wash on buff paper, touched with white on buff paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Academic Drawing. Drawing done for the Sketching Club. Dentist beside patient seated in raised chair.

Inscription

LL in ink: Chas C. Ingham; on chair: Ingham; on platform: The trying hour/ Cole

Markings

Watermark: portion of M with laurel wreath

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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