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Drawing, The Japanese Wine Ceremony, 1980

This is a Drawing. It was created by Ronald Searle and published by Taltarni Vineyards and Clos du Val Wine Company, Limited. It is dated 1980 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is pen and black ink, watercolor, crayon, opaque watercolor on heavy wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by John Goelet. It is credited Gift of John Goelet.

Its dimensions are

44.7 × 32.4 cm (17 5/8 × 12 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in blue ink, verso: Ronald Searle/JOHN LOCKE STUDIO/15 EAST 76th STREET/NEW YORK CITY, 10021/U.S.A. Butterfield 8-8010/DRAWING/DESSIN/ZEICHNUNG/ COPYRIGHT © Ronald Searle 1980

It is signed

Signed in pen and black ink at lower right: Ronald Searle

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink at center lower margin: The Japanese Wine Ceremony.

Cite this object as

Drawing, The Japanese Wine Ceremony, 1980; Ronald Searle (British, active France, 1920 - 2011); pen and black ink, watercolor, crayon, opaque watercolor on heavy wove paper; 44.7 × 32.4 cm (17 5/8 × 12 3/4 in.); Gift of John Goelet; 1984-93-4

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