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Drawing, Design for a Monstrance with Alternative Suggestions, 1750–1775

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1750–1775 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and sepia on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 46.2 × 21.6 cm (18 3/16 × 8 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: circle with lily

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Monstrance with Alternative Suggestions, 1750–1775; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and ink, brush and sepia on paper; H x W: 46.2 × 21.6 cm (18 3/16 × 8 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-1118

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