Tobias Curing His Father's Blindness

about 1771
Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820)


Dimensions

Height x width: 12 x 13.8 cm (4 3/4 x 5 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4254

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Pen and brown ink u.l. [largely effaced: 23?]; graphite on mount below: "D24809R"

Signed

Pen and brown ink l.l. "B. West"

Provenance

Joseph F. McCrindle; to Estate of Joseph F. McCrindle; by whom given to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston (Accession Date: September 16, 2009)

Credit Line

Joseph F. McCrindle Collection