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Study of Auguste Cain's "Lion de Nubie et sa Proie" (1870) Sculpture in the Luxembourg Gardens, Paris, France

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.133
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper, formerly mounted on a page of Album 2
Inscriptions: 
Signed at lower right in graphite: "CB [monogram]"; inscribed along lower edge in graphite: "May 24th 75 back in Paris"; below on album page: "Jardin du Luxembourg / Frémiet's lioness"
Description: 
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