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Drawing, Cartoon for Printed Cotton Textile: The Four Elements [Les Quatre Élements], 1810–20

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1810–20. Its medium is pen and gray ink, brush and wash on white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Bridget Mahon. It is credited Gift of Bridget Mahon.

Its dimensions are

53 x 98 cm (20 7/8 x 38 9/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, lower margin: Autre Meuble a fond aché, avec deux sujets fond blanc, L'un represantant dafnés importuné des poursuits d'apolon intercedant son père qui la change en l'aurier. L'autre Jupiter commandant a ducalion et pira de repeuplier la terre. Le tout suceptible de plus d'effet. et les deux trofés placé au milieu de grouper pourque les raport sait juste. L...f../...

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Drawing, Cartoon for Printed Cotton Textile: The Four Elements [Les Quatre Élements], 1810–20; France; pen and gray ink, brush and wash on white paper; 53 x 98 cm (20 7/8 x 38 9/16 in.); Gift of Bridget Mahon; 1898-21-14

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