Sketches of figures, architecture and landscape

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 14.5 x 9.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4758

Medium or Technique

Graphite with brown, green and blue watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Recto: figures and architectural studies
Verso: landscape with trees and building

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left: Lartiere - Lieges - Sunday/ Sept 14 :68

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