Our Foreign Relations

about 1864
John McLenan (American, 1827–1866)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 523

Dimensions

Sheet: 23.5 x 34.8 cm (9 1/4 x 13 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

61.302

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Bootlback on busy street corner bowing ironically to newly arrived Irish family.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left within image in pen and ink: J. McL / 186(4?)

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA May 10, 1961

Credit Line

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