Design for a Frieze

Charcoal, pen and ink, brush and watercolor on paper | 1600-1625

Unknown Maker

Horizontal frieze with symmetrical grotesque decoration. At center, a fountain flanked by griffins.

Credit: Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Object: 1901-39-1220

Image and text © Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum, 2020
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