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Boy Fishing
  • James Wells Champney
    born: Boston, Massachusetts, United States ; died: New York, New York, United States
  • Boy Fishing, 1878
  • Texas and its People
  • Where object was made: United States
  • heightening, chalk, pencil on paper
  • Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 17.2 x 12.4 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 6 3/4 x 4 7/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Museum purchase: Letha Churchill Walker Memorial Art Fund
  • Not on display
  • 1972.0234

African American boy sitting on the dock with a fishing pole in his hands. His pants are white. There are white clouds in the background.