Figure studies from the Transatlantic Sketchbook, 1869: A couple (Mr. and Mrs. Jones?); he is portly, she rests her head on his left shoulder

1869
Arthur Boyd Houghton (English, 1836–1875)


Dimensions

10.2 x 8.6 cm (4 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1975.290

Medium or Technique

Graphite pencil

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

probably for “Graphic America” series

Provenance

Harold T. Hartley, (1851-1943, London); to his son Sir Harold Hartley (1878-1972, London); through P. & D. Colnaghi & Co.; purchased by MFA, April 14, 1955; accessioned by MFA, March 12, 1975.

Credit Line

John H. and Ernestine A. Payne Fund