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Drawing, Door Knocker and Metal Purse Frames, ca. 1780

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Giuseppe Barberi. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on off-white laid paper, lined. 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

Image: 18.9 x 26.6 cm (7 7/16 x 10 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Verso: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457e) Recto: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Door Knocker and Metal Purse Frames, ca. 1780; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on off-white laid paper, lined; Image: 18.9 x 26.6 cm (7 7/16 x 10 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-874

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