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Drawing, Nude

This is a drawing. It was created by Domenico Corvi. It is dated ca. 1740. Its medium is red crayon on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mary A. Peoli.

Its dimensions are

53.7 x 42.2 cm (21 1/8 x 16 5/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: lily in circle below L M; second watermark: grapes with V below.

It is inscribed

Inscribed, recto: Il Corvi da giovane; verso: Ales Maggiori ivempro nel 1803.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Nude; Domenico Corvi (Italian, 1721 - 1803); Italy; red crayon on paper; 53.7 x 42.2 cm (21 1/8 x 16 5/8 in.); 1896-16-7

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