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Drawing, Project for a Candelabrum, ca. 1844

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1844 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite, brush and watercolor 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: 21.3 × 11.7 cm (8 3/8 × 4 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Upon the base: fe a Roma 1844

Cite this object as

Drawing, Project for a Candelabrum, ca. 1844; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; graphite, brush and watercolor on paper; H x W: 21.3 × 11.7 cm (8 3/8 × 4 5/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-886

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