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Drawing, Two Plans and Elevations for a Neoclassical Triumphal Arch, May 27, 1795

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Joseph Michael Gandy. It is dated May 27, 1795 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite, pen and ink, brush and gray 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

H x W: 47.5 × 31.8 cm (18 11/16 × 12 1/2 in.)

It is signed

Signed in ink, lower center: Prova di Giuseppe Gandy Inglese

It is inscribed

Inscribed, in plan at right: Camera per

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Drawing, Two Plans and Elevations for a Neoclassical Triumphal Arch, May 27, 1795; Designed by Joseph Michael Gandy (English, 1771 – 1843); England; graphite, pen and ink, brush and gray wash on paper; H x W: 47.5 × 31.8 cm (18 11/16 × 12 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-271

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