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Sketches of a Young Couple Embracing and Two Elder Women Talking; from disassembled Cummings album

Object Number: 
1979.38
Date: 
mid-nineteenth century
Medium: 
Graphite on heavy paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 x 5 5/8 in. ( 7.6 x 14.3 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right: "Stearns"
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in graphite: "Stearns"
Description: 
Half figures
Gallery Label: 
This sketch came to the society mounted in an album of sketches and engravings by Thomas S. Cummings and various other nineteenth-century American artists.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Whitney Hartshorne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group