View of Digby

1870
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 14 x 21 cm (5 1/2 x 8 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4918

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Street with houses and trees on either side, water in background

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left: Digby Aug 31:/70

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