Portrait of Bertha Smith

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.20
Date: 
1878
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 5 13/16 in. (9.5 x 14.8 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at upper left: "Bertha Smith"; at lower left: "Carroll Beckwith"; at lower right: "Fountainbleu[?] / 28 Juillet / '78"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent. Verso: Very incomplete sketch of townscape (?).
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group