Perseverance

1844–46
Francis William Edmonds (American, 1806–1863)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 644; fig. 138

Dimensions

Sheet: 34.9 x 50.2 cm (13 3/4 x 19 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

61.317

Medium or Technique

Brown wash over graphite pencil touched with white on tan paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Drawing for Sketching Club- Drover with hand to wheel of loaded cart, straining to move it.

Inscription

UR in graphite: title; LR: Edmonds

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