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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 pen and black ink, brush and yellow, 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

50.2 x 33 cm (19 3/4 x 13 in.)

It has the following markings

Lower center: Cooper Union Stamp, #457D.

It is inscribed

Below left, pen and brown ink: Le Rendez-vous ddg. No. 106/ No. 255 (crossed out)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for clock; Manufactured by Lefebvre Manufactory, Tournai ; Belgium; pen and black ink, brush and yellow, red watercolor, on cream laid paper; 50.2 x 33 cm (19 3/4 x 13 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1931-71-5

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