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Design for "Angels of Praise" window

Artist:
Louis Comfort Tiffany (American, New York 1848–1933 New York)
Maker:
Possibly Tiffany Glass Company (1885–92)
Maker:
Possibly Tiffany Glass and Decorating Company (American, 1892–1902)
Date:
late 19th–early 20th century
Geography:
Made in New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Watercolor, gouache, and ink on paper mounted on board in original matt
Dimensions:
Overall: 21 5/8 x 11 1/16 in. (54.9 x 28.1 cm) Design: 17 13/16 x 5 15/16 in. (45.2 x 15.1 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
The Elisha Whittelsey Collection, The Elisha Whittelsey Fund, 1953
Accession Number:
53.679.1826
Not on view
Signature: [recto, on matt, lower right, in graphite, partially cut off]: [?Louis C. Tiffany]

Inscription: [recto, on drawing, lower right corner, in ink]: 15104
[recto, on matt, lower right corner, in ink]: 15363
[recto, on matt, lower right corner, in graphite]: ·MR [R superscript and double underlined] ·FREDERIC·C·D[___] / ·PHILADELPHIA·PA
[verso, top, in graphite]: Angels of Praise / 14673
[verso, center, stamped in red ink: Photograph / Neg. No. 15363 [15363 in black ink] / Date...
[verso, lower center, in blue crayon crossed out in green]: E2A
[verso, lower left center, in green crayon, crossed out in blue]: C4
[verso, lower left center in blue crayon]: D4
[verso, lower right center in red crayon, crossed out in green]: D134
[verso, lower center, column of numbers in graphite]: 130 / 10 / 006 / 136 / 136[?6]
[verso, lower center, in graphite]: Frederic C. Dura(nt?) / Philadelphia
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