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Drawing, Decorative Panel: Medallion with a Sacrifice Scene between Two Victories Adorning Candelabra, 1759–95

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1759–95 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray and brown wash on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor Garnier Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

9.5 x 16.3 cm (3 3/4 x 6 7/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Cooper Union Museum stamp on the verso watermark: none

It is inscribed

Inscribed on the recto in graphite along the upper margin: dessin original Prieur Inscribed on the recto in pen and black ink along the lower margin: Purchased by Miss E G Hewitt Inscribed in graphite along the lower right margin: 5

Cite this object as

Drawing, Decorative Panel: Medallion with a Sacrifice Scene between Two Victories Adorning Candelabra, 1759–95; France; pen and black ink, brush and gray and brown wash on white laid paper; 9.5 x 16.3 cm (3 3/4 x 6 7/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor Garnier Hewitt; 1931-65-40

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