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Birds and Animals around a Dead Tree

A work made of pen and brown ink, with touches of black chalk, on ivory laid paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink, with touches of black chalk, on ivory laid paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper.

Date:

n.d.

Artist:

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione
Italian, 1609-1664

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Benedetto Castiglione

Title

Birds and Animals around a Dead Tree

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality:)

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1634–1640

Medium

Pen and brown ink, with touches of black chalk, on ivory laid paper, perimeter mounted on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

29.6 × 20.5 cm (11 11/16 × 8 1/8 in.)

Credit Line

David Adler Collection

Reference Number

1950.1408

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