Bust of an Egyptian Mummy; from disassembled Cummings album

Object Number: 
1979.4b
Date: 
1825
Medium: 
Graphite on card
Dimensions: 
Overall: 4 x 3 9/16 in. ( 10.2 x 9 cm )
Marks: 
inscription, signature, and date: lower right: "Egyptian Mummy / Cummings 1825"
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed and signed at lower right in graphite: "Egyptian. Mummy. / Cummings 1825"
Description: 
Figure
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 Whitney Hartshorne
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group