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Drawing, A Cantharus, ca. 1575

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1575 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and ink 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

276 x 187 cm (9 ft. 11/16 in. x 6 ft. 1 5/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, A Cantharus, ca. 1575; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and ink on paper; 276 x 187 cm (9 ft. 11/16 in. x 6 ft. 1 5/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-463

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