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Drawing, Flying Angel and Other Figures

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Mattia Preti. It is dated 1661–66 and we acquired it in 1938. Its medium is red chalk 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

21.1 x 18 cm (8 5/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

signed in pen and black ink, lower left: Calabrese

Cite this object as

Drawing, Flying Angel and Other Figures; Designed by Mattia Preti (Italian, 1613 - 1699); Italy; red chalk on paper; 21.1 x 18 cm (8 5/16 x 7 1/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund; 1938-88-8104

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