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Inscription

center left on stone: 100; lower right in graphite: Frank Loper. aet. suae 86. by George Biddle.; lower left edge in graphite: 36/70; lower right edge in graphite by unknown hand: 13; upper left verso in blue ink by unknown hand: $30 / "Ex-Slave of Jefferson Davis"

Provenance

the artist, Croton-on-Hudson, New York; Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1957; acquired 2015 by the National Gallery of Art

Exhibition History
1979
The Graphic Work of George Biddle, Corcoran Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, 1979, no. 133
Bibliography
1979
Pennigar, Martha. The Graphic Work of George Biddle, with Catalogue Raisonné. Washington, DC: Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1979, pp. 31, 46, no. 133.