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Creator:
unknown artist, nineteenth century
Title:

Chair with Shelf and Inscription

Date:
undated
Medium:
Graphite on moderately thick, slightly textured, cream wove paper
Dimensions:
Sheet: 11 1/4 × 7 1/2 inches (28.6 × 19.1 cm)
Inscription(s)/Marks/Lettering:

Lettered in graphite, center: "VITA BREVIS | ARS LONGA"

Credit Line:
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
Copyright Status:
Public Domain
Accession Number:
B1974.12.1135
Classification:
Drawings & Watercolors
Collection:
Prints and Drawings
Subject Terms:
chair | coat of arms | genre subject | shelf
Access:
Accessible by request in the Study Room [Request]
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Link:
https://collections.britishart.yale.edu/catalog/tms:11767
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