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Drawing, Design for a Doorway to the Sacristy of St. Peter's, Rome, ca. 1778

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1778 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.

This object was catalogued by Marilyn Symmes. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.) 37 x 24.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: Upper part is similar to Churchill 405.

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite (or black chalk) at right, horizontally: dalla soglia alla cornize P 23 ; vertically: creden/ Altezza

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Doorway to the Sacristy of St. Peter's, Rome, ca. 1778; Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown, gray wash, graphite on cream laid paper; Mat: 45.7 x 35.6 cm (18 x 14 in.) 37 x 24.2 cm (14 9/16 x 9 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-2181

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