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Design for a marble baptismal font

Artist:
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, New York 1848–1933 New York)
Maker:
Tiffany Studios (1902–32)
Date:
ca. 1902–20
Geography:
Made in New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, pen and ink, and graphite on off-white wove paper (or artist board) in original warm grey window matt -overmatted with an archival matt
Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 12in. (41.9 x 30.5cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Walter Hoving and Julia T. Weld Gifts and Dodge Fund, 1967
Accession Number:
67.654.269
Not on view
Inscription: [recto, on drawing, at upper edge of font basin, in watercolor]: IN LOVING MEMMORY [sic] OF [other previous watercolor inscription which ends: --ECH(]; [recto, on matt, in ink]: • TIFFANY [entwined TS symbol] STUDIOS • / • ECCLESIASTICAL • DEPARTMENT • / • NEW • YORK •
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