Washington on horseback

Man on Horseback ( Washington? or Lafayette?)

1825
Manuel Stöwer (American)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 1339, fig. 358 (Folk artists)

Dimensions

Sheet: 39.1 x 31.0 cm (15 3/8 x 12 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

56.749

Medium or Technique

Pen and brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Folk art- Fractur. With three-cornered hat and queue, riding to right. Probably copied or adapted from a print of the Campbell type.

Inscription

Across bottom in pen and ink: manuel stower 1825,

Provenance

Maxim Karolik (1893-1963, Newport); by whom given to MFA October 11, 1956
Colls: Unger and Nadelman

Credit Line

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