French Peasantry

1758–1820
Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820)


Dimensions

11.1 x 17.3cm (4 3/8 x 6 13/16in.)

Accession Number

42.594

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on blue paper, laid down

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

John Hubbard Sturgis (1834-1888); Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis (daughters of the John Hubbard Sturgis); gift to MFA, December 10, 1942.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of John Hubbard Sturgis by his daughters, Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis