Requires Photography

Two Studies: Boat, Cow

1822–76
George R. Bonfield (American, 1802–1898)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.4 x 22.4 cm (7 1/4 x 8 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.877

Medium or Technique

(Recto): pen and ink on paper (Verso): graphite

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: Study of a sail boat, and a study of a cow in profile lying down. Two finger prints are visible. Verso: a seascape executed in graphite, crossed out.

Inscription

Recto, inscribed in graphite. Lower left: Drawn from the object by G. R. Bonfield. Lower center: (something illegible) G. R. Bonfield. Right: over.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

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