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Drawing, Fender

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. 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: 27.1 x 19.8 cm (10 11/16 x 7 13/16 in.)

It has the following markings

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

It is inscribed

Upper right: Altro Capo foco ideato per L'Esma Dsa Grillo con L'esilio per la spesa/ sbolegiato per li tre/ elementi che sostega-/ no il quarto segnato/ il giorno di Domenica/ otto giorni prima del/ possesso di Papa Bras-/ chi il di 12 Nbre 1775. (RB'45)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Fender; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite; Image: 27.1 x 19.8 cm (10 11/16 x 7 13/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-1979

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