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Drawing, Study for Portrait of Charles J. Martin

This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington. It is dated December 20, 1878 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is graphite on cream wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

35.8 x 26.6 cm (14 1/8 x 10 1/2 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower left: Mr Martin / Dec 20.78- / adopt this mainly; verso: Mr Martin / Dec 20.78

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for Portrait of Charles J. Martin; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); USA; graphite on cream wove paper; 35.8 x 26.6 cm (14 1/8 x 10 1/2 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-241

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