"You understand Latin, then?"
Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, 1822–1888)
Karolik cat. no 239
Oval image: 32.1 x 27.9 cm (12 5/8 x 11 in.) Sheet: 46.4 x 37.1 cm (18 1/4 x 14 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Wash over pencil, touched with white on Bristol board
Not On View
Man and daughter seated at window interrogating young man carrying a hurdy-gurdy.
Signed lower left in wash: "F.O.C. Darley fecit"
Below in graphite pencil: a quote, The Redskins page 80-
Blind oval stamp with crown: Reynolds Bristol Board
Maxim Karolik, Newport; by whom given to the MFA December 14, 1950
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875