Rural landscape with building and male figure

1868
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 16.4 x 24.3 cm (6 7/16 x 9 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4824

Medium or Technique

Graphite and yellow-brown wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: various sketches including a weather vane, heads, and a classical sculpture fragment of male nude

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower right: P....... G......., 1868

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