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Drawing, Design for an Ornament, 1728–1778

This is a Drawing. It was possibly by Carlo Marchionni. It is dated 1728–1778 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash 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

12.5 x 15 cm (4 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

It is signed

In ink, center: del Filippo Marchionni

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for an Ornament, 1728–1778; Possibly by Carlo Marchionni (Italian, 1702–1786); Italy; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on paper; 12.5 x 15 cm (4 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-1515

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