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Scenery Found

Scenery Found

Artist: 
John Gadsby Chapman (American, 1808 - 1889)
Date: 
c. 1830
Medium: 
Oil on wood palette
Dimensions: 
9 1/4 x 13 in. (23.5 x 33 cm)
Description: 

on a small wood palette, landscape with presumed self-portrait of the artist seated on camp stool with umbrella, holding palette & brush, turning to his right & reaching with brush toward canvas on an easel; at right, in the bushes, a donkey; at left, foliage

Credit Line: 

Athenæum purchase, 2004

Object Number: 
UR310