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Drawing, Design for Ceiling Decoration, Probably for the Entrance Hall, ca. 1820

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Frederick Crace. It is dated ca. 1820 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is brush and watercolor, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 40.1 x 35.3 cm (15 13/16 x 13 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Ceiling Decoration, Probably for the Entrance Hall, ca. 1820; Designed by Frederick Crace (English, 1779–1859); England; brush and watercolor, graphite on paper; H x W: 40.1 x 35.3 cm (15 13/16 x 13 7/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Mrs. John Innes Kane; 1948-40-72

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