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Object ID #18547211

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1820 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, blue-gray wash, graphite support: white wove 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

37.1 x 47.2 cm (14 5/8 x 18 9/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.)

It has the following markings

Marks: Vittori

Cite this object as

Object ID #18547211; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and brown ink, blue-gray wash, graphite support: white wove paper; 37.1 x 47.2 cm (14 5/8 x 18 9/16 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; 1938-88-5971

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

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