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Design for a Dome Compartment with Figures of Faith and Hope

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, Roman-Bolognese, 17th century
Date:
17th century
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash, over black chalk on light tan paper
Dimensions:
11-7/16 x 9-1/2 in. (29 x 24.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Cornelius Vanderbilt, 1880
Accession Number:
80.3.638
Not on view
Inscription: Annotated in pen and brown ink along bottom edge with a scale of measurements the numbers 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10.

Marking: No watermark visible.
James Jackson Jarves; Cornelius Vanderbilt (American, Staten Island, New York 1843–1899 New York); Donor: Cornelius Vanderbilt (American, Staten Island, New York 1843–1899 New York)
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall.," 1895.

Coles Gallery, 8: Tapestries and Paintings, Malachites, Vases, etc.; Drawings by Old Masters, Etchings, Photographs, and Tapestries in Gallery 4, Main Hall. Exh. cat., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Hand-book, no. 8, New York, 1895, cat. no. 638.



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