Yacht in Full Sail

Thomas Arnold (American, 1734–1828)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1257, fig. 320 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 45.6 x 60.6 cm (17 15/16 x 23 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

62.124

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on gray paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- various. Vessel sailing to left with mainsail, spinnaker and jib. Man standing at foot of mast; two ladies holding sunshades in cockpit.

Inscription

LR in black chalk: Thos. Arnold

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA June 8, 1964; accessioned February 14, 1962

Credit Line

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