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Drawing, Designs for Silver Tureen, 1769

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1769 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite, pen and sepia ink, brush and gray watercolor 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

Mat: 40.9 x 56 cm (16 1/8 x 22 1/16 in.) (irregular): 29.3 x 44.4 cm (11 9/16 x 17 1/2 in.)

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Drawing, Designs for Silver Tureen, 1769; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; graphite, pen and sepia ink, brush and gray watercolor on paper; Mat: 40.9 x 56 cm (16 1/8 x 22 1/16 in.) (irregular): 29.3 x 44.4 cm (11 9/16 x 17 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-1146

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