Girl in Yellow Dress

Unidentified artist, American, early 19th century

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1313, fig. 340 (Folk artists)


Sheet: 14.3 x 9.2 cm (5 5/8 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Pen and watercolor on paper

Not On View


Prints and Drawings



Folk art- Fractur. Profile to left with long hair and plume. Bird perched on uplifted right hand. Stalk of tulip-like flowers in pitcher on pedestal left; bird on top of flower spray right.


Ida L.K. Hostetter, Unger, and Nadelman; Elie Nadelman, Riverdale on Hudson; Nov. 2, 1948 to Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport) in care of Museum of Fine Arts; 1956, gift of Maxim Karolik to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 11, 1956)

Credit Line

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