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Drawing, Monument with medallion head of Pope Pius VI

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Giuseppe Barberi. We acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite. 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

Image: 25.1 x 17.1 cm (9 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Recto: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Monument with medallion head of Pope Pius VI; Architect: Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, graphite; Image: 25.1 x 17.1 cm (9 7/8 x 6 3/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-8636

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