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Drawing, Head of a Woman Wearing a Hat, 1728–84

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Carlo Marchionni. It is dated 1728–84 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and black ink on laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

  • Comb (Italy), mid-19th century
  • cut and steam-bent tortoiseshell, gilt silver, carved coral.
  • Gift of the estate and in memory of Robert B. Noyes.
  • 1946-50-70

Its dimensions are

14 x 9.6 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamp in brown ink, lower right: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration

Cite this object as

Drawing, Head of a Woman Wearing a Hat, 1728–84; Designed by Carlo Marchionni (Italian, 1702–1786); Italy; pen and black ink on laid paper; 14 x 9.6 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-2009

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