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Balloon on Shore

July 4, 1864
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 8.3 x 15.2 cm (3 1/4 x 6 in.)

Accession Number

58.1094

Medium or Technique

Graphite and wash on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Sketch of man on left, ballon on right. Verso: Long Island Head.

Inscription

LR in graphite: Juoly 4th, 1864

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA November 13, 1958

Credit Line

Gift of Maxim Karolik for the M. and M. Karolik Collection of American Watercolors and Drawings, 1800–1875