Portrait: The Alcalde

1863–1903
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 136

Dimensions

Sheet: 13.3 x 12.4 cm (5 1/4 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

58.1127

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Frontal half portrait of a man seated with his hands clasped on a table before him, with a pipe in his mouth.

Inscription

Inscribed upper right: The / Alcalde; below: Pierre Guezur
Annotated verso, 4th Album p. 156 / bought from Elizabeth Humphry

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1958

Credit Line

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