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Drawing, Barges, 1775–1800

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Pierre-Jacques Volaire. It is dated 1775–1800 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is graphite, pen and ink, brush and wash on 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

H x W: 11.7 × 17.7 cm (4 5/8 × 6 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Barges, 1775–1800; Designed by Pierre-Jacques Volaire ; France; graphite, pen and ink, brush and wash on paper; H x W: 11.7 × 17.7 cm (4 5/8 × 6 15/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-4452

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