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A Male Nude (After a Statue?), Seen From Behind

Object Number: 
1935.85.2.232
Date: 
c. 1876
Medium: 
Graphite on ivory paper.
Dimensions: 
Sheet: 3 13/16 x 2 9/16 in. (9.7 x 6.5 cm)
Inscriptions: 
Inscribed in graphite at lower right: "CB"
Description: 
Recto: Loose sketch of two figures, with a sketch of a male nude (after sculpture) drawn on top of first sketch. Verso: A few partial sketches (page excised); Profile of a woman's face. 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