Portrait of a Man with Shears

Artist Unidentified artist (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1069 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 9.2 x 7.8 cm (3 5/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

60.846

Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Husband of 60. 845 and drawn by same hand. Seated, three-quarters to right, left arm over back of chair, shears in right hand.

Inscription

Newspaper print on back

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