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Drawing, Design for an Illusionistic Wall Decoration, with a King Accompanied by Soliders, 1703

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1703 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, black chalk on white laid 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

38.6 x 23.2 cm (15 3/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in pen and brown ink, lower right: Gaetano Lazzara Arch [tto] 1703

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for an Illusionistic Wall Decoration, with a King Accompanied by Soliders, 1703; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, black chalk on white laid paper; 38.6 x 23.2 cm (15 3/16 x 9 1/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-3348

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