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Drawing, Stage Design, Courtyard of an Egyptian Temple

This is a drawing. It was designed by Antonio Giuseppe Basoli. It is dated early 19th century and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 46.4 × 61.5 cm (18 1/4 × 24 3/16 in.) H x W (mat): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Stage Design, Courtyard of an Egyptian Temple; Designed by Antonio Giuseppe Basoli (Italian, 1774–1843); Italy; pen and black ink, brush and gray wash on paper; H x W: 46.4 × 61.5 cm (18 1/4 × 24 3/16 in.) H x W (mat): 55.9 × 71.1 cm (22 × 28 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-434

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