Three Sketches of a Lioness (Probably in the Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France)

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.141
Date: 
1875
Medium: 
Recto: Graphite on ivory paper. Verso: Graphite and white wash(?) on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 11/16 x 5 7/16 in. (9.4 x 13.8 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower center: "CB"; and below: "75"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Graphite and white wash(?) study of a lioness.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group