Sketch of a Soldier

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.82
Date: 
c. 1875
Medium: 
Recto: Graphite and ink on ivory paper. Verso: Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 9/16 x 2 1/4 in. (9 x 5.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower center: "[Giroflé Girofla]"?; at center left, oriented vertically: "purple"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: oriented horizontally, graphite sketch of a man's head.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group