Farm Scene with Man, Woman, and Child, Fronville, France

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.199
Date: 
July 17, 1876
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 3/4 x 5 7/8 in. (9.5 x 14.9 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower center: "Fronville 17 Juillet 76"; at lower right: "CB"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Three figures (possibly nuns in habits?); Figure pulling something; Man's head, wearing a religious headress/hat?
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group