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Tiger in the Jardin des Plantes, Paris, France

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.139
Date: 
August, 1875
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 1/8 x 4 5/8 in. (7.9 x 11.7 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Recto: Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "Jardin des Plantes Summer of '75" Verso: Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "[excised]oût 75"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Partial sketches (excised); Two loose sketches of Horse, Horse and Rider.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group