Sketch of Two Women, Possibly From a Mural

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.293
Date: 
c. 1877
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 3/4 x 5 13/16 in. (9.5 x 14.8 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Recto: Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "CB" Verso: Inscribed in graphite at left, vertically: "Veronese"
Description: 
Recto: Two women, one bound? Possibly a mural. Architectural detail at left? Verso: Study of hand and fabric. After Veronese? 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