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Two Putti

Object Number: 
1935.85.3.144
Date: 
July 6, 1891
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 6 5/8 x 4 3/16 in. (16.8 x 10.6 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in grahpite at upper center: "Fontainebleau / 6th July 91"
Description: 
Recto: Two cherubs carrying something(?) between them. Verso: Loose sketch of statue of a Frankish king (same statue as 1935.85.3.143) Sketch from a bound album with 155 tipped in sketches by Beckwith.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group