Bust of a man and sketch of a standing man

1870
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 22 x 15 cm (8 11/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.81

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: Sketches of women, boys and a spinning machine

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, below image: Weymouth/ Aug. 29, 1870

Provenance

By 1949, C. Richard Whittmore, House of Whittemore, Westboro, MA; 1950, sold by Whittmore to Maxim Karolik (b. 1893–d. 1963), Newport, RI; 1964, bequest of Karolik to the MFA. (Accession date: March 15, 2010)

Credit Line

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