Sketch of a Hand Resting on Arm Rest

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.169
Date: 
c. 1875-1876
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 3/4 x 3 in. (9.5 x 7.6 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower left-center: "CB" Inscribed in graphite in sketchbook, below drawing: "BECKER'S / HAND"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Loose, partial sketch, unknown subject.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group