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Portrait of Margot/Margurite

Portrait of Margot/Margurite
Title
Portrait of Margot/Margurite
Date 
October 9, 1883
Medium 
Brown ink on ivory paper.
Dimensions 
Sheet: 11 1/8 x 7 1/8 in. (28.3 x 18.1 cm)
Description 
Margot and Margurite are probably the same woman. See Beckwith Scrapbooks in NYHS Library: Volume 2, p. 86 (Peasant Girl at Ande) 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 
1935.85.1.175
Inscriptions 
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "SS."; below, partially erased: "2 / 307[rd?]/7 an[?] / donor touch up"; in brown ink at lower right: "Carroll Beckwith / 9th October 83"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group