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Drawing, Design for a Grotesque Pendant

This is a Drawing. It is dated 16th century and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen, brush and sepia 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: 8.3 × 8.2 cm (3 1/4 × 3 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Grotesque Pendant; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen, brush and sepia on paper; H x W: 8.3 × 8.2 cm (3 1/4 × 3 1/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-828

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