Mother and Three Children

1758–1820
Benjamin West (American, 1738–1820)


Dimensions

35.1 x 28.6cm (13 13/16 x 11 1/4in.)

Accession Number

42.610

Medium or Technique

Pen and brush with bistre and bistre wash, with touches of light blue watercolor

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings / Watercolors

Provenance

John Hubbard Sturgis (1834-1888); Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis (daughters of the John Hubbard Sturgis); gift to MFA, December 10, 1942.

Credit Line

Gift in memory of John Hubbard Sturgis by his daughters, Miss Frances C. Sturgis, Miss Mabel R. Sturgis, Mrs. William Haynes-Smith (Alice Maud Sturgis), and Miss Evelyn R. Sturgis