Profile of peasant boy in wooden shoes

1882
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 25 x 9.8 cm (9 13/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4750

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: Front view of peasant boy in wooden shoes

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, upper edge: Gustave a Montigny sur Loing, 31 Julliet, 1882

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