Portrait of Emma in Profile

Object Number: 
1935.85.3.20
Date: 
July 29, 1883
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 5 3/4 x 3 3/4 in. (14.6 x 9.5 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Recto: Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "Emma / C.B."; at lower center-right, diagonally: "Greens Farms / 29th July 83" Verso: inscribed in graphite at center, upside down and diagonally: "Greens Farms / 29th July 83"
Description: 
Verso: Partial sketch of unknown subject. 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