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Drawing, Design for a Teapot, ca. 1780

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1780 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash, graphite 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

32.5 x 22 cm (12 13/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in ink, upper left: 49

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Teapot, ca. 1780; Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash, graphite on paper; 32.5 x 22 cm (12 13/16 x 8 11/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-4382

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