View of Sorrento, Italy, from below the Cliffs

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.6
Date: 
1878
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 3/4 x 5 7/8 in. (9.5 x 14.9 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Recto: Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "Sorrento / 19 Aprile / 78 / CB." Verso: Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "Sorrento"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of album page) by Beckwith and Sargent. Verso: Study of a woman carrying basket, walking up stairs.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group