Sketch of a Woman with a Shawl

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.54
Date: 
1878-1883
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 5/16 x 5 5/16 in. (16 x 13.5 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at middle left: "Carroll Beckwith"; at lower left: "Tired being a Virgin!" Inscribed in graphite on sketchbook page, below sketch: "Mary complained..."
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
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group