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Drawing, Set for a Christmas Crèche (Nativity)

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1750 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is pen and brown ink on cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

17.5 x 27.6 cm (6 7/8 x 10 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Set for a Christmas Crèche (Nativity); Italy; pen and brown ink on cream paper; 17.5 x 27.6 cm (6 7/8 x 10 7/8 in.); Museum purchase through gift of the Advisory Council; 1947-57-8

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