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Drawing, Designs for Two Panels

This is a drawing. It was designed by Etienne de Lavallée-Poussin. It is dated 1770 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and watercolor, graphite 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

18 × 15.2 cm (7 1/16 in. × 6 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: Strassburg lily in a shield (similar Heawood 1786)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Designs for Two Panels; Designed by Etienne de Lavallée-Poussin (French, 1735–1802); France; pen and ink, brush and watercolor, graphite on paper; 18 × 15.2 cm (7 1/16 in. × 6 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-443

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