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. Catalog information amended by V/C on March 22, 1995.
The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts
- John Singleton Copley, American, 1738–1815
Prown, Copley II, fig. 454, p.442; Hipkiss 253; Verso: Unknown to Prown
Sheet: 35.2 x 57.2 cm (13 7/8 x 22 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Black and white chalk (recro) and black chalk (verso) on blue laid paper