Study for "Militia Training": Two Composition Studies

about 1839
James Goodwyn Clonney (American (born in England), 1812–67)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 153

Dimensions

Sheet: 18.6 x 21.2 cm (7 5/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

60.1003

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Upper: Group around cider cart. Lower: Fiddler playing for couple dancing. Drawing is a study for painting, “Militia Training,” 1841 in Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 21, 1960

Credit Line

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