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Sleeping Tiger, Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.138
Date: 
August, 1875
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 2 7/8 x 3 11/16 in. (7.3 x 9.4 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "CB"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Partial sketch (page excised), 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