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Launching a Fishing Boat

Felix Octavius Carr Darley (American, 1822–1888)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 246

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.3 x 38.1 cm (8 3/8 x 15 in.)

Accession Number

56.353

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and neutral washes on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Rowboat with net being pushed from stern; two oarsmen steering into breaking wave. Man, child and dog on shore left.

Inscription

LL in Graphite pencil: A. Major / from F.O.C. Darley-

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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