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Drawing, Design for an andiron, 1775-1781

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1775-1781 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and ink, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

31.3 × 42.5 cm (12 5/16 × 16 3/4 in.)

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Drawing, Design for an andiron, 1775-1781; Previously owned by Jean Léon Decloux (French, 1840–1929); France; pen and ink, graphite on paper; 31.3 × 42.5 cm (12 5/16 × 16 3/4 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-122

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