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This and 87 other objects are a part of a set whose first object is Album.

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1943

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2021

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Album Page, Sketch of Cathedral Tower and Doorway

This is a Album page. It was created by Whitney Warren Jr.. It is dated August 28, 1887 and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is graphite on green paperboard tipped into binding with fabric. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. William Greenough. It is credited Gift of Mrs. William Greenough.

Its dimensions are

31.4 x 23.9 cm (12 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.), irregular

It is inscribed

recto, in graphite, at right of sketch of tower: Tower of cathedral / Dordricht [sic] / Aug 28th 1887; to right of doorway sketch: corrupt Doric / doorway - / something spanish about it; at upper right corner: (inscribed in circle): 29; 36.

Cite this object as

Album Page, Sketch of Cathedral Tower and Doorway; Whitney Warren Jr. (American, 1864–1943); Netherlands; graphite on green paperboard tipped into binding with fabric; 31.4 x 23.9 cm (12 3/8 x 9 7/16 in.), irregular; Gift of Mrs. William Greenough; 1943-51-110

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