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Drawing, Design for a sedan chair, 1775–80

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1775–80. Its medium is black chalk, pen and ink, brush and blue, rose, red, yellow, brown watercolor on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Charles B. Alexander. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Alexander.

Its dimensions are

24.9 x 41.6 cm (9 13/16 x 16 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Strasburg lily, below G R

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a sedan chair, 1775–80; England; black chalk, pen and ink, brush and blue, rose, red, yellow, brown watercolor on paper; 24.9 x 41.6 cm (9 13/16 x 16 3/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Alexander; 1900-1-22

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