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Frank Fowler Seated, Reading on the Way to Versailles

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.193
Date: 
July 9, 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 right: "CB"; and below: "Fowler"; at lower center: "Sur la Route de Versailles Dimanch 9 Juillet 76"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Man seated, seen from behind; Woman carrying a basket; Soldier/Officer and two young men/boys conversing; Man walking, seen from behind.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group