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1942

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2016

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Drawing, Study for "The Atlantic Cable Projectors"

This is a Drawing. It was created by Daniel Huntington and sitter: Peter Cooper. It is dated 1894 and we acquired it in 1942. Its medium is graphite, white chalk on blue wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was bequest of Erskine Hewitt. It is credited Bequest of Erskine Hewitt.

Its dimensions are

35.5 x 25.3 cm (14 x 9 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for "The Atlantic Cable Projectors"; Daniel Huntington (American, 1816–1906); USA; graphite, white chalk on blue wove paper; 35.5 x 25.3 cm (14 x 9 15/16 in.); Bequest of Erskine Hewitt; 1942-50-525

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