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"MOUNT PLEASANT 1786," The Name of the Beekman Mansion, Composed of Human Figures (Pierrots)

"MOUNT PLEASANT 1786," The Name of the Beekman Mansion, Composed of Human Figures (Pierrots)
Title
"MOUNT PLEASANT 1786," The Name of the Beekman Mansion, Composed of Human Figures (Pierrots)
Date 
1786
Medium 
Graphite, red and black chalk, and reddish brown ink on paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 9 3/4 x 14 3/4 in. ( 24.8 x 37.5 cm ) mat: 14 x 19 in. ( 35.6 x 48.3 cm )
Description 
The drawn inscription Mount Pleasant, 1786, is composed of human figures representing the various letters and figures for the name of the Beekman Mansion.
Credit Line 
Gift of the Beekman Family Association
Object Number 
1943.491
Marks 
inscriptions: Signed, lower right: J. Sterlitz/fecit.
Inscriptions 
Signed and inscribed at lower right in brown ink: "J. Sterlitz / fecit. --"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group