Perspective Drawing for "The Biglin Brothers Turning the Stake"

(1873)

Thomas Eakins, American, b. Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 1844–1916

Ink, watercolor, and pencil on paper mounted on paperboard, 31 7/8 X 47 5/8 IN. (80.7 X 121.0 CM.)

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, Gift of Joseph H. Hirshhorn, 1966

Accession Number: 66.1524

Provenance:
Jh Purchased From Knoedler & Co., Inc., M., New York 1961

Exhibition History:
LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART, California. "Manly Pursuits: the Sporting Images of Thomas Eakins," 9 September - 5 December, 2010.

Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden Collection