Men in eighteenth-century clothes taking snuff

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 7.3 x 7.7 cm (2 7/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.189

Medium or Technique

Metal relief print

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Prints

2010.187-.189 are mounted together on a piece of orange-pink paper

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower right: Apr. 14 1861

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