Boy in Courtroom: Heads of Questionaires
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 24.9 x 18.4 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pen and ink, brush and wash on paper
Not On View
Boy in courtroom surrounded by men. Below, studies of men’s faces.
Annotated above left: (3 min. of 12 oclock exactly - / (something illegible)
Annotated above right: good. The boy's expression / is perfect. So keep / it in the finished / drawing.
Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1958
Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875