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Drawing, Mausoleum

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Giuseppe Barberi. We acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

Image: 24.8 x 53.8 cm (9 3/4 x 21 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Verso: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d)

It is inscribed

partially illegible inscriptions lower right corner: 83

Cite this object as

Drawing, Mausoleum; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite; Image: 24.8 x 53.8 cm (9 3/4 x 21 3/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-1129

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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