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Drawing, Wall painting, ca. 1820

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1820 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and watercolor on white laid paper, squared in graphite and lined, laid down. 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

16.3 x 25 cm (6 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and ink by R. Liverani, lower left: Gandolfi

Cite this object as

Drawing, Wall painting, ca. 1820; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and watercolor on white laid paper, squared in graphite and lined, laid down; 16.3 x 25 cm (6 7/16 x 9 13/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-4356

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