Study for "The Kitchen"
James Goodwyn Clonney (American (born in England), 1812–67)
Karolik (1962) cat. 167.
Sheet: 16.6 x 18.1 cm (6 9/16 x 7 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite and wash on paper
Not On View
Mother standing beside table right reaching towards seated child; two children standing center, one drinking from dipper. Woman washing at tub in front of fireplace. Large dog lying in front of tub on florr left. Hearth roaster hanging over door. Studies of hands in margin. Verso: graphite sketch of same composition without the dog. Drawing is a study for painting “The Kitchen,” early 1940’s.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA February 12, 1959
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875