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1901

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Drawing, Angel Seated on a Volute, 1640–50

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1640–50 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and white gouache, chalk on cream laid 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: 16.2 × 10.9 cm (6 3/8 × 4 5/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Angel Seated on a Volute, 1640–50; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); France; pen and black ink, brush and white gouache, chalk on cream laid paper; H x W: 16.2 × 10.9 cm (6 3/8 × 4 5/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-1310

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