Babes in the Wood

1844–1900
Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.8 x 27.8 cm (8 9/16 x 10 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1972.709

Medium or Technique

Graphite on brown paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Academic drawing. Five figure heads wearing bonetts seen peering out from behind a rock in the woods.

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: F.E. Church
Inscrubed lower right: Babes in the Wood
Verso, inscribed: Babes in the Wood

Provenance

Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875; September 13, 1972

Credit Line

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