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Portrait of a Woman (Possibly Margot/Margurite)

Object Number: 
1935.85.3.52
Date: 
c. 1882
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 10 13/16 x 8 3/16 in. (27.5 x 20.8 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower right, diagonally: "Beckwith"
Description: 
Margot and Margurite 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