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Portrait of a Skipper, Bay of Saint-Malo, France

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.154
Date: 
January, 3, 1876
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 5 13/16 x 3 3/4 in. (14.8 x 9.5 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower left-center: "Bay of St Malo / Jany 3rd 76, our skipper / CB" Inscribed in graphite at upper center of sketchbook page: "Xmas holiday 1876 / at the Sargents"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works 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