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Drawing, Sketch for a Wallpaper, ca. 1820

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1820 and we acquired it in 1909. Its medium is graphite, brush and watercolor on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Sarah Cooper Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

14.6 x 9.1 cm (5 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Sketch for a Wallpaper, ca. 1820; France; graphite, brush and watercolor on paper; 14.6 x 9.1 cm (5 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1909-13-116

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