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Drawing, Design for Clock

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 graphite, pen and brown ink, brush and yellow, grey, black and brown-red watercolor 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

52.3 x 35 cm (20 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Lower Center: Cooper Union stamp # 457D

It is inscribed

Pen and brown ink: 4 Colones; No. 114 Graphite: Presented to the Misses Hewitt

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Clock; Manufactured by Lefebvre Manufactory, Tournai ; Belgium; graphite, pen and brown ink, brush and yellow, grey, black and brown-red watercolor on cream laid paper; 52.3 x 35 cm (20 9/16 x 13 3/4 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-71-20

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