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Margurite

Object Number: 
1935.85.3.31
Date: 
1882
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 8 1/8 x 5 15/16 in. (20.6 x 15.1 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at center left: "Carroll BECKWITH / Andé / 1882"; at lower left: "Margurite"; at lower center-right, diagonally: ""Il n'est pas [j?s] qu'à La figure [lûte?] Maraud / Qui ne me [tame?] plaisir à voir" / Nille de la [Segline?]"
Description: 
Margurite and Margot are probably the same woman. See Beckwith Scrapbooks in NYHS Library: Volume 2, p. 86 (Peasant Girl at Ande) 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