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Drawing, Macchina delle 40 ore, 1685–1700

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1685–1700 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, gray wash, black chalk support: white laid paper, laid down. 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

42.2 x 27.4 cm (16 5/8 x 10 13/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and brown ink, verso: Pozzi

Cite this object as

Drawing, Macchina delle 40 ore, 1685–1700; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and brown ink, gray wash, black chalk support: white laid paper, laid down; 42.2 x 27.4 cm (16 5/8 x 10 13/16 in.) Mat: 40.6 x 55.9 cm (16 x 22 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-8123

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