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Sketch of Joseph Holding the Christ Child

A work made of charcoal on ivory laid paper.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of charcoal on ivory laid paper.

Date:

c. 1750

Artist:

Giovanni Antonio Guardi
Italian, 1699-1760

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Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Giovanni Antonio Guardi

Title

Sketch of Joseph Holding the Christ Child

Place

Italy (Artist's nationality)

Date

1740–1760

Medium

Charcoal on ivory laid paper

Dimensions

29.6 × 52.1 cm (11 11/16 × 20 9/16 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Tiffany and Margaret Blake

Reference Number

1944.579V

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