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Drawing, Design for a Monochrome Wall Painting, Church of Corpus Domini, Bologna, Italy, Death of St. Caterina Vigri, 1687–94

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Marc Antonio Franceschini. It is dated 1687–94 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, black chalk on white laid 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

21 x 27.9 cm (8 1/4 x 11 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Monochrome Wall Painting, Church of Corpus Domini, Bologna, Italy, Death of St. Caterina Vigri, 1687–94; Designed by Marc Antonio Franceschini (Italian, 1648 – 1729); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, black chalk on white laid paper; 21 x 27.9 cm (8 1/4 x 11 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-6432

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