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Drawing, Oil Lamp

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1650 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is pen and brown ink, brown wash on off-white laid paper, joined above center. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors.

Its dimensions are

56.5 x 21.3 cm (22 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.) Mat: 55.9 x 71.1 cm (22 x 28 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Oil Lamp; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; pen and brown ink, brown wash on off-white laid paper, joined above center; 56.5 x 21.3 cm (22 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.) Mat: 55.9 x 71.1 cm (22 x 28 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-993

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