Study for a Figure in "After Dinner"

Object Number: 
1947.415
Date: 
1834
Medium: 
Brown ink on paper laid on heavy ivory paper from a disassembled sketchbook
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 1/4 x 5 in. (13.3 x 12.7 cm)
Marks: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "Wm. S. Mount / 1834"; along lower edge of mount: "From collection of Jas C. Maguire of Washington DC / Sold at Washington by Thos Dowling Dec 10 - > 10. 1888."
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "Wm. S. Mount / 1834"; along lower edge of mount: "From collection of Jas C. Maguire of Washington DC / Sold at Washington by Thos Dowling Dec 10 - > 10. 1888."
Description: 
Figure Study
Gallery Label: 
Mount's oil painting entitled "After Dinner" was included in the annual National Academy of Design exhibition in 1834.
Credit Line: 
Gift of an anonymous donor
Provenance: 
J. C. Maguire Collection, Washington, D.C.; Thomas Dowling, Washington, D. C., 1888
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group