Jean (the Elder) Cotelle / Design for the Decoration of a Ceiling / c. 1630-1660Jean (the Elder) Cotelle
Design for the Decoration of a Ceiling
c. 1630-1660

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Creator Name: Cotelle, Jean (the Elder)
Creator Nationality: French
Biography: French, 1607-1676
Gender: M
Creator Birth Place: France: Seine-et-Marne, Meaux
Creator Death Place: France: Paris
Creator Name-CRT: Jean (the Elder) Cotelle
Title: Design for the Decoration of a Ceiling
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Creation Start Date: 1630
Creation End Date: 1660
Creation Date: c. 1630-1660
Object Type: Drawings and Watercolors
Classification Term: Drawing
Materials and Techniques: pen and brown ink with grey wash over traces of black chalk (and red chalk) on laid paper, laid down on laid paper
Dimensions: 35.4 x 25.6 cm overall
AMICA Contributor: National Gallery of Canada
Owner Location: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
ID Number: 4442
Credit Line: Purchased 1938
Measurement Unit: cm
Measurement Dimension: width
AMICA Library Year: 2003
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