Island and mountain with distant castle on the Rhine

1860–75
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 4.3 x 6.4 cm (1 11/16 x 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4893

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: fragment of building tower; in graphite, top edge: Gutmann (?)

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