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Drawing, Design for a Segment of a Border of a Woven Shawl

This is a drawing. It is dated 1830–1840 and we acquired it in 1921. Its medium is brush and white gouache on oiled paper, mounted. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Eleanor Garnier Hewitt and Sarah Cooper Hewitt. It is credited Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

18.3 × 12.9 cm (7 3/16 × 5 1/16 in.)

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Drawing, Design for a Segment of a Border of a Woven Shawl; France & Scotland; brush and white gouache on oiled paper, mounted; 18.3 × 12.9 cm (7 3/16 × 5 1/16 in.); Gift of Eleanor and Sarah Hewitt; 1921-22-254

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