View of roofs in Maintenon in Paris

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 15 x 10.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4744

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: head of man and note on 18th century French print

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, lower left: Maintenon

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