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Drawing, Design for a Water Urn with Stand, 1820–35

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Joseph Anton Seethaler II. It is dated 1820–35 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and black, gray wash on wove paper. 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

44.6 x 30.9 cm (17 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in reddish ink, lower left: N2 [cut off]

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Water Urn with Stand, 1820–35; Designed by Joseph Anton Seethaler II (German, 1799–1868); Germany; pen and black ink, brush and black, gray wash on wove paper; 44.6 x 30.9 cm (17 9/16 x 12 3/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-319

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