Portrait of a Young Man with Arms Folded

about 1831–35
Attributed to Jane Anthony Davis (American, 1821–1855)

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1102 (Folk artists)


Sheet: 14.9 x 13.2 cm (5 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Graphite and watercolor on paper

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings


Drawings / Watercolors

Folk art- portraits. Blue border, half-length, slightly to left, in blue coat with brass buttons.


1960, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 1960)

Credit Line

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