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Drawing, Angel Crowning a Couple

This is a drawing. It is dated 1780–1800 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is red crayon, white heightening on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Various Donors. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

41.9 × 24.9 cm (16 1/2 × 9 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Angel Crowning a Couple; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; red crayon, white heightening on paper; 41.9 × 24.9 cm (16 1/2 × 9 13/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-4

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