The Two Good Boys and the Bad Boy

1820–65
David Claypoole Johnston (American, 1798–1865)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 12.1 x 12.1 cm (4 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

1973.329

Medium or Technique

Pen with black and brown ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Two boys right, approaching boy left, with his hands on his hips.

Inscription

Inscribed below: The two good boys & the bad boy

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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