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Drawing, The Elevation of a Sepulchral Monument, Probably for the Young Pretender Charles Edward Stuart, ca. 1795

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Giuseppe Barberi and architect: Giuseppe Barberi. It is dated ca. 1795 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on paper. 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

25.5 x 15.3 cm (10 1/16 x 6 in.)

It has the following markings

Verso: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d and 457e); Watermark: Lily in circle, below "B"

Cite this object as

Drawing, The Elevation of a Sepulchral Monument, Probably for the Young Pretender Charles Edward Stuart, ca. 1795; Designed by Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on paper; 25.5 x 15.3 cm (10 1/16 x 6 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-1344

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