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1953

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Sketchbook Folio, Light Sketch of Waves on Beach, 1870–85

This is a Sketchbook folio. It was created by William Trost Richards. It is dated 1870–85 and we acquired it in 1953. Its medium is graphite on cream wove paper, bound. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by National Academy of Design. It is credited Gift of the National Academy of Design from the Mrs. William T. Brewster Bequest.

Its dimensions are

8 x 15.2 cm (3 1/8 x 6 in.), irregular Sheet: 12.8 x 19.2 cm (5 1/16 x 7 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Sketchbook Folio, Light Sketch of Waves on Beach, 1870–85; William Trost Richards (American, 1833–1905); USA; graphite on cream wove paper, bound; 8 x 15.2 cm (3 1/8 x 6 in.), irregular Sheet: 12.8 x 19.2 cm (5 1/16 x 7 9/16 in.); Gift of the National Academy of Design from the Mrs. William T. Brewster Bequest; 1953-179-86-16

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