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Drawing, Town on a Canal, 1750–70

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1750–70 and we acquired it in 1959. Its medium is graphite, pen and bistre ink, brush and bistre wash on cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Milton Einstein.

Its dimensions are

10.2 x 19 cm (4 in. x 7 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Collector's stamp in blue ink: C. Rolas du Rosey (Lugt 2237)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in bistre ink, upper margin: 11.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Town on a Canal, 1750–70; Netherlands; graphite, pen and bistre ink, brush and bistre wash on cream paper; 10.2 x 19 cm (4 in. x 7 1/2 in.); Gift of Milton Einstein; 1959-49-218

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