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Raising the Wind: Girl blowing Soap Bubbles

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Inscription

LR in pen and ink: Wm S. Mount. Del. / 1844. Verso in graphite: title / For Thomas S. Cummings, Esq.

Marks

Watermark: portion of M with laurel wreath

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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

Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik cat. no 649

Dimensions

Sheet: 27.3 x 40.0 cm (10 3/4 x 15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

55.792

Medium or Technique

Brown wash over graphite pencil, touched with flesh color on light blue paper

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