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Copy after Veronese's "Martyrdom of Saint George", San Giorgio in Braida, Verona, Italy

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.88
Date: 
May 15, 1875
Medium: 
Recto: Graphite and crayon on ivory paper. Verso: Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 8 11/16 x 3 5/8 in. (22.1 x 9.2 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower center, diagonally: "Verona / May 15th 75 / Myrterdom[sic] of / St George. / Veronese" Inscribed in graphite on sketchbook page, below drawing: "Italy 1875" and "in Italy"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Partial graphite sketch of three figures.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group