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Print, Two Knives

This is a Print. It was designed by Francesco Salviati and after Cherubino Alberti and print maker: Aegidius Sadeler. We acquired it in 1944. Its medium is engraving on off-white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Dr. William H. Schab.

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Print, Two Knives; Designed by Francesco Salviati (Italian, 1510 – 1563); Italy; engraving on off-white laid paper; 1944-84-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibitions Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005 and The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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