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Drawing, Drawing for an Oratory (Memorial Chapel), ca. 1820

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1820 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, blue, pink and yellow watercolor on 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

32.6 x 48.2 cm (12 13/16 x 19 in.) (matted with -3848) Mat: 91.4 x 71.1 cm (36 x 28 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Drawing for an Oratory (Memorial Chapel), ca. 1820; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash, blue, pink and yellow watercolor on paper; 32.6 x 48.2 cm (12 13/16 x 19 in.) (matted with -3848) Mat: 91.4 x 71.1 cm (36 x 28 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-3849

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

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