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Georgia "Crackers"

1873–74
James Wells Champney (American, 1843–1903)


Catalogue Raisonné

Not in Karolik (1962) cat.

Dimensions

Sheet: 11.1 x 16.7 cm (4 3/8 x 6 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

58.1103

Medium or Technique

Graphite on paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Study of a horse and buggy at left. At right: study of a man in profile facing left holding a bottle, and another man facing front. Drawing for wood engraving in E. King’s “The Great South,” p. 372.

Inscription

Annotated in graphite on verso: The great South p. 372 / "a pair of Georgia 'crackers'"

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