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Drawing, Project for a Pulpit, ca. 1750

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite, pen and ink, brush and wash on 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

H x W: 33.7 × 22.9 cm (13 1/4 in. × 9 in.)

It is inscribed

Below, the scale: Scala di Palmi Quaranta Romani

Cite this object as

Drawing, Project for a Pulpit, ca. 1750; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; graphite, pen and ink, brush and wash on paper; H x W: 33.7 × 22.9 cm (13 1/4 in. × 9 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-634

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