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Drawing, Six Designs for a Child's Bed

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1630 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and ink, black chalk 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

24.9 × 40.1 cm (9 13/16 × 15 13/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: crown surmounted by a six-pointed star

Cite this object as

Drawing, Six Designs for a Child's Bed; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and ink, black chalk on paper; 24.9 × 40.1 cm (9 13/16 × 15 13/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-918

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