Portrait of William S. Mount

1850
Painted by Charles Loring Elliott (American, 1812–1868), Drawing by C. G. Crehen (American, 19th century)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 276

Dimensions

Sheet: 69.4 x 54.6 cm (27 5/16 x 21 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

62.80

Medium or Technique

Lithograph with tint on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

3/4 length, seated, head three-quarters to left. On easel behind right shoulder, canvas of “The Power of Music” by Mount. Oval in rectangle.
Printed by Nagel and Weingartner, N.Y.

Inscription

LL in oval in ink: Painted by Charles L Elliott; LR in oval: C.G. Crehen; below oval: Wm S. Mount; Wm S. Mount (in script)

Provenance

Accessioned February 14, 1962. M. & M. Karolik Collection.

Credit Line

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