Nativity Scene

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.72
Date: 
1878-1883
Medium: 
Graphite and gold pigment on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 6 5/16 x 5 1/4 in. (16 x 13.3 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "C.B."; color notation at upper center: "dark" Inscribed in graphite on sketchbook page, below sketch: "The Manger"
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