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Man writing at desk

1891
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.6 x 22.8 cm (5 3/4 x 9 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4700

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Stationery heading printed in black ink, recto, upper center: Century Club/7 West Forty-Third St.

Markings

Partial watermark: & Co.

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