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Sketch of a young man above an old man

1860–1903
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 15.2 x 9.1 cm (6 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

2010.92

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Verso: in graphite, lower edge: Yellow Sulphur Springs/ before 2 = P.M/ Sept 5

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