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Drawing, Design for a Gate of a Villa

This is a Drawing. It was created by Carlo Marchionni. It is dated 1750–55 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and ink on laid 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

27.3 x 19.6 cm (10 3/4 x 7 11/16 in.)

It has the following markings

watermark ovoid with bird over triple mount, beneath F over M

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Gate of a Villa; Carlo Marchionni (Italian, 1702–1786); Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and ink on laid paper; 27.3 x 19.6 cm (10 3/4 x 7 11/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-619

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