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Drawing, Elevation of an Altar with Alternative Suggestions, ca. 1700–40

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1700–40 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown and blue wash on off-white laid paper, laid down. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was catalogued by Julia Pastor. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

26.5 x 23.2 cm (10 7/16 x 9 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Elevation of an Altar with Alternative Suggestions, ca. 1700–40; Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown and blue wash on off-white laid paper, laid down; 26.5 x 23.2 cm (10 7/16 x 9 1/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-3569

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