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Portrait of a Seated Woman

Portrait of a Seated Woman
Title
Portrait of a Seated Woman
Date 
October 31, 1883
Medium 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions 
Sheet: 10 5/8 x 8 1/4 in. (27 x 21 cm)
Description 
Sketch from a bound album with 155 tipped in sketches by Beckwith.
Credit Line 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Object Number 
1935.85.3.16
Inscriptions 
Inscribed in graphite at upper right: "31st Oct '83 / C.B."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group