Drawing, Design for a Sofa
This is a Drawing. It was made by Matthew Liard. It is dated ca. 1760 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and rose washes on cream laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.
Its dimensions are
21.0 x 30.4 cm (8 1/4 x 11 15/16 in. )
It has the following markings
Water mark: Lily [Heawood 1454] Three unidentified amorial stamps on verso
It is inscribed
Lower edge in pen and black ink: 6 pied with ruled lines and arrows.
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for a Sofa; Made by Matthew Liard (English, ca. 1736–1782); France; pen and ink, brush and rose washes on cream laid paper; 21.0 x 30.4 cm (8 1/4 x 11 15/16 in. ); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-205