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Drawing, Six 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 ink, graphite 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

23.5 x 14.2 cm (9 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and ink, lower margin: Di Carlo Marchionni (signature?)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Six Sketches for Tablet Frames; Carlo Marchionni (Italian, 1702–1786); Italy; pen and sepia ink, graphite on laid paper; 23.5 x 14.2 cm (9 1/4 x 5 9/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-676

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