Will You Purchase This Morning?

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


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.9 x 10.2 cm (5 1/2 x 4 in.)

Accession Number

1973.375

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Man holding the hand of a little boy, before a woman holding a basket containing goods for sale.

Inscription

Inscribed below center in graphite: Will you purchase / this morning -

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik, Newport to MFA June 13, 1973

Credit Line

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