John James Audubon (American, 1785–1851)
Karolik (1962) cat. 63
Sheet: 29.5 x 25.56 cm (11 5/8 x 10 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black chalk, touched with neutral wash on paper
Not On View
Half length, full front; long hair, white stock.
Upper right: "Thomas Best / -Audubon / -1820"
On verso in graphite: "Drawn by John J. Audubon / Cincinnati 26th July 1829"
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1952
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875