Man in Restaurant, Palais Royal, Paris

1866–67
Artist James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 6.6 x 11.7 cm (2 5/8 x 4 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.885

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: seated man in profile facing left, reading, with a bottle and glass on a table before him. Verso: figure studies

Inscription

Inscribed lower left: Restaurant / Palais Royal; lower right: Paris

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA September 18, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875