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Drawing, Designs for a Bench, ca. 1810

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Giuseppe Barberi. It is dated ca. 1810 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite on off-white 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

Image: 17.6 x 43.2 cm (6 15/16 x 17 in.)

It has the following markings

Recto: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Designs for a Bench, ca. 1810; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite on off-white laid paper; Image: 17.6 x 43.2 cm (6 15/16 x 17 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-1457

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