Church in Ecouen behind city wall

1874
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14 x 22.1 cm (5 1/2 x 8 11/16 in.) Mount: 16.3 x 24 cm (6 7/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4881

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

drawing is attached to larger piece of paper

Inscription

Verso of attached sheet: in graphie, lower left: Cf/ From Hotel Window, Ecouen/ July 18, 1874/ watercoloe (16 x 21 1/2)/ (same church)

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: November 4, 2009)

Credit Line

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