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Sketchbook Folio, The Betrayal of Christ, 1821–22

This is a Sketchbook folio. It was designed by Felice Giani. It is dated 1821–22 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of black chalk on white heavy wove 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

22.8 x 30.5 cm (9 x 12 in.)

It is inscribed

in pen and brown ink at upper left 35; at lower left: Benvenuto Garofalo Ferrara

Cite this object as

Sketchbook Folio, The Betrayal of Christ, 1821–22; Designed by Felice Giani (Italian, 1758–1823); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over traces of black chalk on white heavy wove paper; 22.8 x 30.5 cm (9 x 12 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-3575

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