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Drawing, Stage Design, Fantasy of Rome with the Castel Sant 'Angelo, the Ponte Elio and the Centaurs Aristens and Pappias, ca. 1740

This is a Drawing. It was created by Unknown. It is dated ca. 1740 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown and gray watercolor on white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was purchased from Mrs. Edward D. Brandegee and catalogued by Julia Pastor, Megan L. Smith and Dr. Haus Huth. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 32 × 48.2 cm (12 5/8 in. × 19 in.) H x W (mat): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, verso: P 19 / upper

Cite this object as

Drawing, Stage Design, Fantasy of Rome with the Castel Sant 'Angelo, the Ponte Elio and the Centaurs Aristens and Pappias, ca. 1740; Unknown (Italian); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown and gray watercolor on white laid paper; H x W: 32 × 48.2 cm (12 5/8 in. × 19 in.) H x W (mat): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-168

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