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"Chulas", Four Sketches of Spanish Women

"Chulas", Four Sketches of Spanish Women
Title
"Chulas", Four Sketches of Spanish Women
Date 
c. 1880
Medium 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 5 13/16 in. (9.5 x 14.8 cm)
Description 
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent.
Credit Line 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Object Number 
1935.85.1.44
Inscriptions 
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "Chulas"; at lower center: "C.B."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group