Study of Auguste Cain's "Lion de Nubie et sa Proie" (1870) Sculpture in the Luxembourg Gardens, Paris, France
Graphite on ivory paper, formerly mounted on a page of Album 2
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"
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith.
Gift of the National Academy of Design
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