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1938

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2020

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Drawing, God the Father and Angels, late 18th century

This is a Drawing. It is dated late 18th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is black and red chalk on thick cream 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

47.5 x 32.5 cm (18 11/16 x 12 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, God the Father and Angels, late 18th century; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; black and red chalk on thick cream paper; 47.5 x 32.5 cm (18 11/16 x 12 13/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-6786

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