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Bertrand Gardel (Sketch for "The Chess Players")

Sketch for the painting in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (81.14)

Thomas Eakins, American, 1844 - 1916

Made in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, North and Central America

c. 1875

Oil on paper on cardboard

12 1/8 x 9 3/4 inches (30.8 x 24.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
American Art

* Gallery 218, American Art, second floor (Provident National Bank Gallery)

Accession Number:

Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Thomas Eakins and Miss Mary Adeline Williams, 1930

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