Study from Valerio Castello's "Moses Striking the Rock", Louvre, Paris, France
Graphite on ivory paper
Sheet: 7 1/8 x 6 3/8 in. (18.1 x 16.2 cm)
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "From Moses striking the rock / from Valerio Castelli [Castello] / Louvre"
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent. Verso: Sketch in graphite and gray water color of a man carrying a ladder.
Gift of the National Academy of Design
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