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Drawing, Design for a Chalice

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1800–1830 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is black chalk, pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Various Donors. It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

  • Frame
  • repoussé and applied silver.
  • Gift of Unknown Donor.
  • n-a-864

Its dimensions are

H x W: 36.5 × 19.2 cm (14 3/8 × 7 9/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: J KOOL, a hanging blossom

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Chalice; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; black chalk, pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper; H x W: 36.5 × 19.2 cm (14 3/8 × 7 9/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-343

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