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Drawing, Design for a Door Frame

This is a Drawing. It was possibly by Carlo Marchionni. It is dated 1740–60 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on off-white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

28 x 21.2 cm (11 in. x 8 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: point of a lily in a segment

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Door Frame; Possibly by Carlo Marchionni (Italian, 1702–1786); Italy; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on off-white laid paper; 28 x 21.2 cm (11 in. x 8 3/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-632

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