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Drawing, Design for the North Portal, Grand Gallery, Villa Albani, Rome, Italy, ca. 1755

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1755 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown, gray wash, graphite 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

41.7 x 28.9 cm (16 7/16 x 11 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: In the form of "IV". See Churchill, p. 21 s. Stamp in black ink, verso: Museum for the Arts of Decoration Cooper Union

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Drawing, Design for the North Portal, Grand Gallery, Villa Albani, Rome, Italy, ca. 1755; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown, gray wash, graphite on cream laid paper ; 41.7 x 28.9 cm (16 7/16 x 11 3/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-2178

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