Half-Length Portrait of a Man; from disassembled Cummings album
Graphite on paper, its verso dusted in sanguine chalk
Overall: 3 1/4 x 2 7/16 in. ( 8.3 x 6.2 cm )
Portrait, possibly of artist Thomas Birch (1787-1851)
This sketch came to the society mounted in an album of sketches and engravings by Thomas S. Cummings and various other nineteenth-century American artists.
Gift of Whitney Hartshorne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.