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View of the Famous Chestnut Tree of Mount Etna, called Centum Cavalli

A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on buff laid paper.
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  • A work made of pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on buff laid paper.

Date:

1784

Artist:

Claude-Louis Chatelet
French, 1753-1795

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Claude-Louis Chatelet

Title

View of the Famous Chestnut Tree of Mount Etna, called Centum Cavalli

Place

France (Artist's nationality:)

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1774–1795

Medium

Pen and brown ink with brush and brown wash, over traces of graphite, on ivory laid paper, laid down on buff laid paper

Dimensions

23.3 × 35.2 cm (9 3/16 × 13 7/8 in.)

Credit Line

Tillie C. Cohn Fund Income #2

Reference Number

1967.381

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