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A Woman Reading

A Woman Reading
Title
A Woman Reading
Date 
1880s
Medium 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions 
Sheet: 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (14.6 x 9.5 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 
1935.85.3.22
Inscriptions 
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "C.B"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group