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Title: Drawing of a small child

Date: 189-?

Physical Details: 1 sketch : graphite ; 20 x 13 cm.

Description: Front of sheet has sketch of a small child in a tunic.

Back of sheet shows sketch of a sleeping dog.

This drawing has previously been attributed to Gerald Handerson Thayer but attribution is uncertain. Pencil note running alongside sketch reads "Miss Gladys Thay[er]", but it is unclear whether this suggests that Gladys is the artist or the subject.

Creator: Unidentified

Forms part of: Abbott Handerson Thayer and Thayer Family papers, 1851-1999, bulk 1881-1950

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation Information: Drawing of a small child, 189-?. Abbott Handerson Thayer and Thayer Family papers, 1851-1999. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 7210