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Object ID #18541177

This is a Drawing. It is dated 18th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on heavy cream 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

63.5 x 46.4cm (25 x 18 1/4in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: lily in circle above V

Cite this object as

Object ID #18541177; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on heavy cream laid paper; 63.5 x 46.4cm (25 x 18 1/4in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-3496

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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