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Drawing, Design for an Ovoidal Tureen, early 19th century

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Pietro Belli. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and gray, yellow watercolor, 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

49 × 34.2 cm (19 5/16 × 13 7/16 in.)

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Drawing, Design for an Ovoidal Tureen, early 19th century; Designed by Pietro Belli (Italian, 1780–1828); Italy; pen and ink, brush and gray, yellow watercolor, graphite on paper; 49 × 34.2 cm (19 5/16 × 13 7/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-653

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