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Drawing, Project for Decorative Escutcheon, 1760–80

This is a Drawing. It was manufactured by Flaminio Innocenzi Minozzi. It is dated 1760–80 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and grey water color on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

  • Mirror, ca. 1760
  • carved, gessoed and gilt pine, mirrored glass.
  • Bequest of Mary Hayward Weir.
  • 1968-158-4

Its dimensions are

24.6 x 16.5 cm (9 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: GN between two crossed branches

Cite this object as

Drawing, Project for Decorative Escutcheon, 1760–80; Manufactured by Flaminio Innocenzi Minozzi (Italian, 1735 – 1817); Italy; pen and ink, brush and grey water color on paper; 24.6 x 16.5 cm (9 11/16 x 6 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-1770

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