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Drawing, Design for a Coffee Urn, ca. 1820–30

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1820–30 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray, black wash, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was catalogued by Karin Zonis. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

  • Object ID #18704475
  • engraving, etching in blue, black and red ink over gold leaf, with additional....
  • 2006-3-1

Its dimensions are

44.8 x 31 cm (17 5/8 x 12 3/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in reddish ink, lower right: N2

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Coffee Urn, ca. 1820–30; Germany; pen and black ink, brush and gray, black wash, graphite on paper; 44.8 x 31 cm (17 5/8 x 12 3/16 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-324

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