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"Desdemona's House", Palazzo Contarini Fasan, Venice, Italy

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.98
Date: 
c. 1875
Medium: 
Graphite on orange-bronze paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 6 x 3 5/8 in. (15.2 x 9.2 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphtie at upper right: "Grand Canal"; at lower left: "Desdemona's house"; at lower right: "CB"
Description: 
Drawing from a bound album of 308 tipped in works 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