Babes in the Wood
Frederic Edwin Church (American, 1826–1900)
Not in Karolik (1962) cat.
Sheet: 21.8 x 27.8 cm (8 9/16 x 10 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite on brown paper
Not On View
Academic drawing. Five figure heads wearing bonetts seen peering out from behind a rock in the woods.
Inscribed lower left: F.E. Church
Inscrubed lower right: Babes in the Wood
Verso, inscribed: Babes in the Wood
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the proposed M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors, Drawings, and Prints, 1800-1875; September 13, 1972
Bequest of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875