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Print, Sight

This is a Print. It is dated 1750–75 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is etching, ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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

Its dimensions are

15 11/16 X 28 1/4 in. (39.9 x 71.7 cm)

It is inscribed

At bottom: "VISUS" and "VER."

Cite this object as

Print, Sight; France; etching, ink on paper; 15 11/16 X 28 1/4 in. (39.9 x 71.7 cm); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-269

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