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Full-length Portrait of a Woman in Classical Dress (Maggie Keenan?)

Object Number: 
1935.85.3.6
Date: 
1880s
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 10 5/8 x 8 1/4 in. (27 x 21 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "CARROLL BECKWITH"
Description: 
This sketch was reproduced in "The Art Amateur: The Art Gallery", April, 1882 (Available on ProQuest). See Beckwith study collection in NYHS Print Room collection, Folder 1. Recto: Possible model is Maggie Keenan This sketch was reproduced in "The Art Amateur: The Art Gallery", April, 1882 (Available on ProQuest). Verso: Head of a woman lying down, probably a study for The Christian Martyr, which was modeled by Maggie Keenan. Sketch from a bound album with 155 tipped in sketches by Beckwith.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group