Portrait of William Barrett

E. Champlain (American, 19th century)


Dimensions

Sheet: 10.8 x 8.3 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

57.224

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Folk Art- portraits. Bust, profile to left.

Inscription

On back of frame: Willm Barrett's Likeness/ taken by E. Champlain/ New London Mr. G.S. Reddock June 10, 1847 / Lock P Langdon's Hair/ E. Barton June 10th 1847 / Written by P.R. Young

Provenance

1957, gift of Maxim Karolik (b. 1893 - d. 1963), Newport, RI, to the MFA. (Accession Date: April 11, 1957)

Credit Line

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