Profile of a man

1882
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 33.5 x 26.5 cm (13 3/16 x 10 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.178

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: same head drawn in smeared charcoal; by or of Jas S Newton–see inscriptions

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower right: Jas S Newton/ 1-21-82

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