Two Sketches

1824–68
William Sidney Mount (American, 1807–1868)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 14.6 x 9.2 cm (5 3/4 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

56.387

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Sketches of two figures. Top figure is eating from a bowl. Bottom figure wears a hat.

Inscription

Inscribed below top sketch in graphite: 11 o clock / at the aston.; below bottom sketch: something illegible; notes on verso in pen and ink.

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA June 7, 1956

Credit Line

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