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1938

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Drawing, Panel with fasces in wreath; eagle in wreath

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. 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: 15.9 x 5.8 cm (6 1/4 x 2 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Partial watermark: double circle with lily Verso: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d and 457e)

It is inscribed

Inscription: Aquila con/ corona di cerqua

Cite this object as

Drawing, Panel with fasces in wreath; eagle in wreath; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash; Image: 15.9 x 5.8 cm (6 1/4 x 2 5/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-1865

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