"Coming Home": Scene Aboard the S.S. Switzerland

Object Number: 
1935.85.1.26
Date: 
1878
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 3 3/4 x 5 3/4 in. (9.5 x 14.6 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower left: "Coming Home S.S. Switzerland Sept. '78"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album with 180 drawings (179 tipped in, one on verso of albumn page) by Beckwith and Sargent. Verso: Portrait of a woman, in graphite
Credit Line: 
Gift of the National Academy of Design
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group