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Holy Bible resting on a pillow

1859
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 4 x 6 cm (1 9/16 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.192

Medium or Technique

Metal relief print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower right: 1859

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