Work for the Garçon

1867
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Dimensions

Sheet: 8.7 x 12 cm (3 7/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2009.4822

Medium or Technique

Pen and ink and graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Verso: sketches of men’s heads and an arm

Inscription

Recto: in ink, lower center: Work for the Garçon/ 12 Rue Jacob./ Jan. 16. 1867

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