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Picture Frame, in Chippendale Drawings, Vol. I

Artist:
Thomas Chippendale (British, baptised Otley, West Yorkshire 1718–1779 London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1761
Medium:
Black ink, brown ink, brown wash
Dimensions:
sheet: 13 3/8 x 8 3/4 in. (34 x 22.2 cm)
Classifications:
Drawings, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1920
Accession Number:
20.40.1(54)
Not on view
Preparatory drawing for Thomas Chippendale's 'Gentleman and Cabinet Maker's Director'. Published in reverse as plate CLXXXV in the third edition of 1762, but created as early as 1761 according to the Act of Parliament on the print itself.
Inscription: Lower right: "169"; on blue paper: "59"
Anderson Galleries, New York(G. D. Smith sale); Vendor: E. Weyhe (New York, NY)
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