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Design for Four Vases

Artist:
Anonymous, French, 18th century
Date:
ca. 1770–85
Medium:
Black chalk, and pen and brown ink
Dimensions:
14 13/16 x 9 3/16 in. (37.7 x 23.3 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Raphael Esmerian, 1961
Accession Number:
61.680.1.30
Not on view
Inscription: In pen and brown ink below each vase from left to right: "No LXXXVIII", "No LXXXIX", "No CX"; below in black chalk: "XC", "No CXI", and "XCI".
In pen and red ink at lower right: "43"
Prince Albert Casimir August of Saxony, Duke of Teschen (German, 1738–1822); Prince Charles de Ligne (Austrian, 1735–1814); Armand Sigwalt (1875–1952)Sale, Gilhofer & H. Ranschurg A.-G., Lucerne, Switzerland, Nov. 28-29, 1934, lot 359.; Donor: Raphael Esmerian
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