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1989

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1993

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Candela Tavola: Plan and

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1989 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is black ink ruled border support: vellum. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Katherine Krizek.

It has the following markings

Stamps: Imprinted on label: CANDELA TAVOLA/1990/The Candela Tavola is a marriage offurniture and fixture./Its clamping table tip closes like a vise in a carpenters bench, to hold in place a/candle and a wax collector. Enough table surface remains for a pair of spectacles/ and a book. The drawer holds a reserve of ten candles plus matches./The table is cherry, the cone tin, the candle wax.

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite at lower left: 9/89. Imprinted label attached: see stamp

Cite this object as

Drawing, Candela Tavola: Plan and; USA; black ink ruled border support: vellum; Gift of Katherine Krizek; 1993-100-28

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