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Half-Length Portrait of a Woman; from disassembled Cummings album

Object Number: 
1979.12g
Medium: 
Graphite on paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 5/8 x 3 5/16 in. ( 11.7 x 8.4 cm )
Inscriptions: 
Verso inscribed at top in graphite: "Richardson on the Theory[?] / of Painting …[illegible]/ {?]97 / Pliny -- Philostratus"
Description: 
Portrait
Gallery Label: 
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Whitney Hartshorne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group