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Drawing, Design for a Ceiling: A Bishop Saint in Glory

This is a Drawing. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is black chalk on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne.

Its dimensions are

38.5 × 51 cm (15 3/16 × 20 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Watermark: French lily within a double circle, with an A below

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Ceiling: A Bishop Saint in Glory; Italy; black chalk on paper; 38.5 × 51 cm (15 3/16 × 20 1/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne; 1948-118-69

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