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Drawing, Ascension of the Virgin, late 18th century

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Giuseppe Galeotti. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash on cream 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

34.5 x 33.5 cm (13 9/16 x 13 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: running stag in ovoid

Cite this object as

Drawing, Ascension of the Virgin, late 18th century; Designed by Giuseppe Galeotti (Italian, 1708 - 1778); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash on cream laid paper; 34.5 x 33.5 cm (13 9/16 x 13 3/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-6477

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