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Drawing, Design for a Candlestick

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1820–1850 and we acquired it in 1901. Its medium is graphite, brush and watercolor on paper. 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

H x W: 44.4 × 13.3 cm (17 1/2 × 5 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Candlestick; Previously owned by Giovanni Piancastelli (Italian, 1845–1926); Italy; graphite, brush and watercolor on paper; H x W: 44.4 × 13.3 cm (17 1/2 × 5 1/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors; 1901-39-995

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