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Drawing, A Bowl with Flowers, 1700–1750

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1700–1750 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and bistre, 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

6.2 x 8.5 cm (2 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.)

It is inscribed

On reverse, parts of words, written with a pen: "ozi (?)/ira/riep."

Cite this object as

Drawing, A Bowl with Flowers, 1700–1750; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and ink, brush and bistre, on paper; 6.2 x 8.5 cm (2 7/16 x 3 3/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-727

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