Portrait of Mr. Jones (Dauphin County, Pa.)

before about 1840
Circle Of Jacob Maentel (American (born in Germany), 1763–1863, active in U.S. 1804–1850), Formerly attributed to Samuel Endredi Stettinius (American (born in Germany), 1768–1815)

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1121, fig. 238 (Folk artists)


Sheet: 27.6 x 22.1 cm (10 7/8 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings



Folk art- portraits. One of a pair with no. 1120. Man standing on grassy mound, profile to left, in tail coat, striped waistcoat, high collar, breeches and high boots.


1954, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: October 14, 1954)

Credit Line

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