Self Portrait, 1829

Daniel Maclise (English, 1806–1870)


Image: 19.1 x 14.0 cm (7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in.) Sheet: 23.3 x 18.4 cm (9 3/16 x 7 1/4 in.)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil and watercolor on paper

Not On View


Europe, Prints and Drawings


Drawings / Watercolors

Dark brown hair, warm flesh tones; wears black coat (unfinished), and red and blue cravat; his hands apparently rest on a stick; right, the outlines of a palette.


LL in graphite: Daniel Maclise in 1829; on sheet of paper attached to back of the mount, in the artist's writing: To William F. O'Driscoll Esq/ from his loving friend and companion/ Daniel McClise/ Drawn in October 1829/ London.


Coll.: William J. O'Driscoll, London; Gift of W. Irving Jenkins to MFA; acquired 10 November 1899

Credit Line

Gift of W. Irving Jenkins