Allegory of Simplicity

Object Number: 
1979.44
Date: 
c. 1850-70
Medium: 
Graphite on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 7/8 x 7 7/8 in. ( 12.4 x 20 cm )
Marks: 
signature: lower right:"Dallas" inscription: lower center: "Simplicity"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed at lower right in graphite: "Simplicity --"; at lower center: "Simplicity --"
Description: 
Allegory
Gallery Label: 
This sketch came to the society mounted in an album of sketches and engravings by Thomas S. Cummings and various other nineteenth-century American artists.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Whitney Hartshorne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group