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Drawing, Project for Book Illustration; A Panel with Attributes of Sciences and of a Hero

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1750–55 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is graphite, pen and black ink, brush and wash on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 25.5 x 15.6 cm (10 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Project for Book Illustration; A Panel with Attributes of Sciences and of a Hero; Previously owned by Jean Léon Decloux (French, 1840–1929); Netherlands; graphite, pen and black ink, brush and wash on paper; Sheet: 25.5 x 15.6 cm (10 1/16 x 6 1/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-269-a

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