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Two Sketches: Head and Forequarters of Dog; Hindquarters of Dog

1841–1900
Jasper Francis Cropsey (American, 1823–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 30.8 x 25.3 cm (12 1/8 x 9 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.848

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study of a dog’s head and forequarters, above; study of a dog’s hindquarters, below.

Inscription

Inscribed center left: head is too small; lower left: M. Lewis

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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