Requires Photography

The Duet

1829
Robert Walter Weir (American, 1803–1889)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 712

Dimensions

Sheet: 24.9 x 20.0 cm (9 13/16 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

57.293

Medium or Technique

Pen and black ink on blue paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Woman seated, playing guitar; at right, lightly indicated, man standing playing flute. Both seen from rear.

Inscription

LL in pen:R. W. Weir / 1829

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA April 11, 1957

Credit Line

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