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Drawing, Italy: Inauguration of First Authentic (and Indisputable) Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita, 1982

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Jerrild + Associates. It is dated 1982 and we acquired it in 1984. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, opaque watercolor, crayon, graphite on heavy wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of John Goelet.

Its dimensions are

44.4 × 32.2 cm (17 1/2 × 12 11/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in pen and black ink at lower right: Ronald Searle

It is inscribed

Typed in black ink on paper affixed across lower margin: Italy: Inauguration of the First authentic (and Indisputable) Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita; and at lower right margin: © Ronald Searle 1982; on paper affixed to verso: Lavorata Prtg/ 12162 #4 29%

Cite this object as

Drawing, Italy: Inauguration of First Authentic (and Indisputable) Denominazione di Origine Controllata e Garantita, 1982; Designed by Jerrild + Associates ; pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, opaque watercolor, crayon, graphite on heavy wove paper; 44.4 × 32.2 cm (17 1/2 × 12 11/16 in.); Gift of John Goelet; 1984-93-13

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