Perspective Studies for "John Biglen in a Single Scull"
Thomas Eakins (American, 1844–1916)
Sheet: 69.5 x 114.9 cm (27 3/8 x 45 1/4 in.) Framed: 87.6 x 132.7 x 5.1 cm (34 1/2 x 52 1/4 x 2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Graphite, pen and brown ink, and brush with brown wash on two sheets of buff paper
Not On View
Top of sheet above central drawing notes in French (pen and pencil) for calculating perspective; another such note pasted to right of this figure, and (pencil): Eakins.
Mrs. Thomas Eakins; Mr. Cornelius V. Whitney, NY; gift to MFA, September 21, 1960.
Gift of Cornelius V. Whitney