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Drawing, Design for a Coffered Ceiling, with the Muses, ca. 1780

This is a Drawing. It was workshop of Charles de Wailly. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and brown and black ink, brush and rose, gray, blue and brown washes, graphite onwhite laid paper, lined. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

13.6 x 42 cm (5 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.)

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Drawing, Design for a Coffered Ceiling, with the Muses, ca. 1780; Workshop of Charles de Wailly (French, 1730–1798); France; pen and brown and black ink, brush and rose, gray, blue and brown washes, graphite onwhite laid paper, lined; 13.6 x 42 cm (5 3/8 x 16 9/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-102

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