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Woman holding a birdcage

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


Dimensions

Sheet: 10 x 7.3 cm (3 15/16 x 2 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

2010.160

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Inscription

Recto: in graphite, upper right: S--- f-- f---/ Venice(?)

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