Two Men Mending a Sail, Venice, Italy
Graphite on ivory paper.
Sheet: 3 9/16 x 5 15/16 in. (9 x 15.1 cm)
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "In front of Salute CB"; at lower right: "Mending sail." Inscribed in graphite at center right of sketchbook page: "VENICE"
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works by Beckwith. Verso: Five sketches of men rowing boats (Gondolas?)
Gift of the National Academy of Design
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