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Drawing, The Holy Family, ca. 1730–1800

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1730–1800 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and black ink, black and white chalk on light brown 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

24.1 x 19.9 cm (9 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink, lower left: Mar. no Rossi inv to

Cite this object as

Drawing, The Holy Family, ca. 1730–1800; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and black ink, black and white chalk on light brown paper; 24.1 x 19.9 cm (9 1/2 x 7 13/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-7330

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