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Drawing, Project for an Ewer and Basin, ca. 1800

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Luigi Righetti. It is dated ca. 1800 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite, pen and ink, brush and watercolor 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

H x W: 15.5 × 8.8 cm (6 1/8 × 3 7/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Project for an Ewer and Basin, ca. 1800; Designed by Luigi Righetti (Italian, 1780 - 1819); Italy; graphite, pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper; H x W: 15.5 × 8.8 cm (6 1/8 × 3 7/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-885

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