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Sketchbook Folio, Stormy Ocean View

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

This object was donated by National Academy of Design.

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Sketchbook Folio, Stormy Ocean View; William Trost Richards (American, 1833–1905); USA; graphite on cream wove paper; 1953-179-88-59

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