Sketch of a Woman with a Shawl

Sketch of a Woman with a Shawl
Title
Sketch of a Woman with a Shawl
Date 
1878-1883
Medium 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions 
Overall: 6 5/16 x 5 5/16 in. (16 x 13.5 cm)
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
Object Number 
1935.85.1.54
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..."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group