Early-Nineteenth-Century Traveler

Dox Thrash, American, 1893 - 1965

Geography:
Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America

Date:
1930s

Medium:
Watercolor with pen and ink over graphite on wove paper

Dimensions:
Sheet: 10 3/4 x 7 inches (27.3 x 17.8 cm)

Copyright:
Research inconclusive. Copyright may apply.

Curatorial Department:
Prints, Drawings, and Photographs

Object Location:

Currently not on view

Accession Number:
1995-137-1

Credit Line:
Purchased with the Lola Downin Peck Fund, 1995

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Label:
The identity and nationality of this elegant young gentleman have yet to be established. The style of his clothes and the architecture of the city in the background indicate that he was probably an early-nineteenth-century traveler in the Near East who came from Europe or the Americas.