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Drawing, Design for a Plaster Ceiling

This is a drawing. It was designed by George Richardson. It is dated n.d. and we acquired it in 1940. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from the Mary Hearn Greims Fund.

Its dimensions are

28.6 × 38.2 cm (11 1/4 × 15 1/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Plaster Ceiling; Designed by George Richardson (British, ca. 1736 - 1813); USA; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on wove paper; 28.6 × 38.2 cm (11 1/4 × 15 1/16 in.); Museum purchase from the Mary Hearn Greims Fund; 1940-21-2

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