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Study for "The Knatchbull Family" : Mother and two Children

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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

1800–03

Catalogue Raisonné

Prown, Copley II, fig. 644;p.424

Dimensions

Sheet: 35.2 x 29.2 cm (13 7/8 x 11 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

39.271

Medium or Technique

Black and white chalk on blue paper

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