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Kneeling boy offering flower to girl

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 12.2 x 9.2 cm (4 13/16 x 3 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.133

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Verso: in graphite, whole sheet: hand. sand turn r/ R S T U V W X Y Z/ Conversation Willie Neu-/ Manufactory Place. Bost-/ bonning Want. () 28 1/ Marrow. () 222/ Advance. Haint. () 20 C/ () 11

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