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Drawing, An Old Woman Spinning, 1810–30

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1810–30 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash 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.

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Its dimensions are

20.6 x 22.5 cm (8 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.), irregular

It is signed

Signed in black ink, lower left: Desrais

Cite this object as

Drawing, An Old Woman Spinning, 1810–30; France; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on paper; 20.6 x 22.5 cm (8 1/8 x 8 7/8 in.), irregular; Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-64-204

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