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Sketch of a Seated, Draped Female Figure, Holding a Tablet, her Right Art Extended

Object Number: 
May 30, 1895
Graphite on ivory paper.
Sheet: 10 13/16 x 8 5/16 in. (27.5 x 21.1 cm)
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "30 MAY '95"
Sketch from a bound album with 155 tipped in sketches by Beckwith. Verso: Sketch of a woman's face, scribbled out
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group