Young Merchant

Artist Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1058, fig. 211 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 36.2 x 23.5 cm (14 1/4 x 9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

60.850

Medium or Technique

Watercolor over graphite pencil on Bristol board

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Full-length, three-quarters to left, holding top hat on table left; ship, sea and cliffs in background.

Markings

Watermark: T Ehorn (?)

Provenance

1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 8, 1960)

Credit Line

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