Sketches of Centre Harbor and Red Hill

1866
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.8 x 23 cm (5 13/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4922

Medium or Technique

Graphite with white watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: stream winding through rocky and wooded terrain

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, upper center: July 24, '66/ Center Harbor; in graphite, middle center: Part of Red HIll--Sandwich range in the distance July 24th-66

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