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1938

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2017

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Drawing, Project for a table, ca. 1700–50

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1700–50 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pencil, pen and ink, brush, green-brown watercolor on light brown paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was purchased from Mrs. Edward D. Brandegee. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

11.6 × 21.5 cm (4 9/16 × 8 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Near top: Larghezza della Tavola Pl. 6 / Al Longhezza della Ta. P 3. 2; at left: tutta L'Altezza P. 2; at right for the foot: Altezza Pl. 8; on the table: [symbol] 4.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Project for a table, ca. 1700–50; Italy; pencil, pen and ink, brush, green-brown watercolor on light brown paper; 11.6 × 21.5 cm (4 9/16 × 8 7/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-3198

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