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Design for half Ceiling in stucco

Artist:
Anonymous, Italian, Piedmontese, 18th century
Date:
1700–1780
Medium:
Pen and brown ink, brush and gray wash over graphite, with ruled and compass construction
Dimensions:
16 9/16 x 10 15/16 in. (42.1 x 27.8 cm)
Classification:
Drawings
Credit Line:
Gift of Leon Dalva Sr., 1965
Accession Number:
65.654.49
Not on view
Inscription: The recto is annotated, at lower right, in graphite: "11".
The verso is annotated, on the center, in red chalk: "N".

Marking: No watermark.
Leon Dalva Sr.
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