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1911

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Drawing, Design for the Ballroom of the Royal Palace at Warsaw as Decorated for a Festivity

This is a drawing. It was designed by Victor Louis. It is dated ca. 1765 and we acquired it in 1911. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray and various watercolor washes on white laid 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

(test): 10 5/16 x 18 1/4 in. (26.2 x 46.3 cm)

It has the following markings

Watermark: like Churchill 194

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for the Ballroom of the Royal Palace at Warsaw as Decorated for a Festivity; Designed by Victor Louis (French, 1731 - 1802); France; pen and black ink, brush and gray and various watercolor washes on white laid paper; (test): 10 5/16 x 18 1/4 in. (26.2 x 46.3 cm); Purchased for the Museum by the Advisory Council; 1911-28-86

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