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Drawing, Candelabra, ca. 1755

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Robert Adam. It is dated ca. 1755 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite 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

25.8 x 17.5 cm (10 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Below: Robeto Adam, Scozese architetto.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Candelabra, ca. 1755; Designed by Robert Adam (British, 1728 - 1792); England; graphite on paper; 25.8 x 17.5 cm (10 3/16 x 6 7/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-725

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