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Boys Sailing Toy Boats

1863–1903
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Karolik (1962) cat. 137

Dimensions

Sheet: 15.8 x 24.6 cm (6 1/4 x 9 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.711

Medium or Technique

Watercolor on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Watercolors

Two boys sailing toy boats along a rocky shore, with a woman seated on the shore.

Inscription

Inscribed lower right: J. Wells Champney

Provenance

Maxim Karolik, Newport; Gift to MFA October 20, 1955

Credit Line

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