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Drawing, Nine Sketches for Tablet Frames

This is a Drawing. It was created by Carlo Marchionni. It is dated 1740–58 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and sepia 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

26.9 x 18.2 cm (10 9/16 x 7 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: circle with bird upon triple mount

Cite this object as

Drawing, Nine Sketches for Tablet Frames; Carlo Marchionni (Italian, 1702–1786); Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and sepia on laid paper; 26.9 x 18.2 cm (10 9/16 x 7 3/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-644

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