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Drawing, Project for Book Illustration; A Panel with Attributes and Recollections of a Hero

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1750–55 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is graphite, pen and black ink on paper, brush and ink wash on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Advisory Council. It is credited Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council.

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 22.3 x 13.3 cm (8 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermarks: Pro Patria, facing left.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Project for Book Illustration; A Panel with Attributes and Recollections of a Hero; Previously owned by Jean Léon Decloux (French, 1840–1929); Netherlands; graphite, pen and black ink on paper, brush and ink wash on paper; Sheet: 22.3 x 13.3 cm (8 3/4 x 5 1/4 in.); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-269-b

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