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A Lioness's Face, Paris, France

Object Number: 
c. 1875
Graphite and watercolor on ivory paper.
Sheet: 3 1/16 x 3 11/16 in. (7.8 x 9.4 cm)
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "CB" Inscribed in graphite in center of sketchbook page: "PARIS"
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