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Sketch of a Tiger's Face (Probably in the Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France)

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.143
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 2 1/2 x 3 11/16 in. (6.4 x 9.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "CB"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Partial (excised) sketch, unknown subject, scribbled out.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group