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Drawing, Gods on a Cloud-bank

This is a Drawing. It was created by Giuseppe Longhi. It is dated 1790–1830 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is graphite on cream paper, laid down. 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

11.4 × 15 cm (4 1/2 × 5 7/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Gods on a Cloud-bank; Giuseppe Longhi (Italian, 1766–1831); Italy; graphite on cream paper, laid down; 11.4 × 15 cm (4 1/2 × 5 7/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Grafton H. Pyne; 1948-118-75

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