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Drawing, Page of a sketchbook; A monk in his study, ca. 1590

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus. It is dated ca. 1590 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is bistre, pen and ink, 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

7.3 × 10.7 cm (2 7/8 × 4 3/16 in.)

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Drawing, Page of a sketchbook; A monk in his study, ca. 1590; Designed by Jan van der Straet, called Stradanus (Flemish, 1523–1605); Netherlands; bistre, pen and ink, wash on paper; 7.3 × 10.7 cm (2 7/8 × 4 3/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-2678

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