Study for " Daughters of George III" : Queen Charlotte and five children

1785
John Singleton Copley (American, 1738–1815)


Catalogue Raisonné

Prown, Copley II, fig. 469; p. 417

Dimensions

Sheet: 21.9 x 29.2 cm (8 5/8 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

39.277

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on gray prepared paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Provenance

The artist until 1815; his son, John Singleton Copley, Jr., Lord Lyndhurst, until 1863; Lyndhurst Library sale, 26-27 Feb., 1864; to Graves; Weyhe Galleries, NY, about 1929, to Maxim Karolik, Newport for Museum of Fine Arts, Jan. 1939

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts