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Medium:
Brush and grey and black watercolors on paper.
Type:
furniture
Drawing
Object Name:
Drawing
Made in:
Italy
Date:
1740–1770
Catalogue Status:
Research in Progress
Description:
The right halves of the mensa of the tabernacle of two ledges and the lower right part of the retable are shown. An escutcheon is in the center of the front of the mensa which is decorated with scrolls and festoons. The width of the retable is a little greater that that of the tabernacle. A part of the foot of a chalice, upon clouds in a glory, is shown at its front. "Hope" sits beside the right corner.
Credit Line:
Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund
Accession Number:
1938-88-3571
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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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/kq47fabd78a-e12f-4c39-b47b-d3a710a32131
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1938-88-3571