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Medium:
Brush and watercolor, pen and black ink on laid paper; verso: black chalk, pen and ink on laid paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 37.5 x 27.1 cm (14 3/4 x 10 11/16 in.)
Type:
figures
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
ca. 1560–1600
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
Two winged snake-like dragons and six heads of each are shown.
Verso: two men on horseback in classical armor, fleeing from a burning castle in Romanesque style.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-2601
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq435b1a8e2-5179-4631-942c-c6728fc30146
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-2601