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Profile of man with long hair, pince-nez, and beard

1885
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 17.3 x 11.1 cm (6 13/16 x 4 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4709

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower right: Mar 1. 85; stationery heading printed in black, upper right corner: The Century/ 109 East 15th Street

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: November 4, 2009)

Credit Line

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