Metal Fittings for Staircase Railings

Pen and brown ink, brush and brown wash on off-white laid paper, lined | 1750-1800

Giuseppe Barberi

Three views of railings terminating in rosettes with acanthus leaves.

Credit: Museum purchase through gift of various donors
Object: 1901-39-417

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