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Drawing, Design for two andirons

This is a Drawing. It was manufactured by Lefebvre Manufactory, Tournai. It is dated 1800–1825 and we acquired it in 1931. Its medium is brush and yellow, red, green, black watercolor, graphite, on cream laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

43.8 x 29 cm (17 1/4 x 11 7/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Above, at lower center, pen and brown ink: 59765 Below, at lower center, pen and brown ink: 59766; graphite: 74f

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for two andirons; Manufactured by Lefebvre Manufactory, Tournai ; Belgium; brush and yellow, red, green, black watercolor, graphite, on cream laid paper; 43.8 x 29 cm (17 1/4 x 11 7/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-64-162

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