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Drawing, Design for a carved panel

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Gilles Paul Cauvet. It is dated 1770 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is black and red crayon 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: 59.4 x 22.6 cm (23 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: D4C

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a carved panel; Designed by Gilles Paul Cauvet (French, 1731 - 1788); France; black and red crayon on paper; Sheet: 59.4 x 22.6 cm (23 3/8 x 8 7/8 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-30

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