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Woman Standing at a Table

Woman Standing at a Table
Title
Woman Standing at a Table
Date 
1890s
Medium 
Graphite, ink, and watercolor on ivory paper.
Dimensions 
Sheet: 11 1/16 x 8 5/16 in. (28.1 x 21.1 cm)
Description 
Sketch of a woman standing, one hand at face, the other extended toward table top. Sketch from a bound album with 155 tipped in sketches by Beckwith.
Credit Line 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Inscriptions 
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "C.B." Inscribed in graphite in sketchbook, at lower right: "Mrs. [Lufo?]"
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group