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Bust Portrait of a Woman; from disassembled Cummings album

Object Number: 
1979.16a
Medium: 
Graphite on paper squared for transfer in graphite and blue pencil, its verso dusted in sanguine chalk
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/8 x 2 7/16 in. ( 8.6 x 6.2 cm )
Marks: 
inscription: on back: "Thomas Cummings"
Inscriptions: 
Verso signed vertically at right: "Thomas Cummings"
Description: 
Portrait
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