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Drawing, Design for a Ewer

This is a Drawing. It was circle of Jan Lutma. It is dated 1620–1627 and we acquired it in 1916. Its medium is black and white chalk on brown paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Ogden Codman. It is credited Gift of Ogden Codman.

  • Ewer (Germany)
  • silver gilt.
  • Gift of the Estate of James Hazen Hyde.
  • 1960-1-19-a,b

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 41.6 × 30.5 cm (16 3/8 in. × 12 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: double-headed eagle with one crown Collectors Mark: Cooper Union stamp lower left: Lugt 457d

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Ewer; Circle of Jan Lutma (Dutch, ca. 1584 - 1669); Netherlands; black and white chalk on brown paper; H x W: 41.6 × 30.5 cm (16 3/8 in. × 12 in.); Gift of Ogden Codman; 1916-9-3

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Fragile Beasts.

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