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Drawing, Design for Two Candlesticks

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Unknown and manufactured by Lefebvre Manufactory, Tournai. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and green, yellow, and brown wash, black chalk on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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

Its dimensions are

63.4 × 33.6 cm (24 15/16 × 13 1/4 in.) Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Vanderley and similar Churchill 193

It is inscribed

Inscribed at lower right in pen and brown ink: 70466 and in graphite (partially cut): 175...

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Two Candlesticks; Designed by Unknown ; pen and black ink, brush and green, yellow, and brown wash, black chalk on white laid paper; 63.4 × 33.6 cm (24 15/16 × 13 1/4 in.) Mat: 71.1 × 55.9 cm (28 × 22 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-71-2

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