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Design for a Festival Monument: Base Holds a Small Orchestra; Triumphal Arch Surmounted by a Cartouche-Decorated Pyramid with Figure of Fame, below, a Royal Crown.

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, first half of the 18th century
Date:
18th century
Medium:
Pen, brown ink with grey wash
Dimensions:
22-1/4 x 16-5/8 in. (56.5 x 42.2 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Purchase, Bequest of Joseph H. Durkee, by exchange, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.713.67
Not on view
Vendor: Claus Virch (1927–2012)
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