Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

After Annibale Carracci, El Escorial, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Spain

Object Number: 
August 27, 1880
Graphite on ivory paper
Sheet: 8 1/4 x 8 1/4 in. (21 x 21 cm)
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "CARROLL BECKWITH / Caracci[sic]"; at lower center: "Ceiling / Figure from decoration"; at lower left: "Escorial / 27th aug 80"
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