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Drawing, Stage Design for the Interior of a Gothic Palace

This is a drawing. It was designed by Giuseppe Barberi. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on lined off-white laid paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

19.7 x 21.6 cm (7 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.)

It has the following markings

Verso: Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration (Lugt#457d)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Stage Design for the Interior of a Gothic Palace; Designed by Giuseppe Barberi (Italian, 1746–1809); Italy; pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on lined off-white laid paper; 19.7 x 21.6 cm (7 3/4 x 8 1/2 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-151

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