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What is this?

Two violet chrysanthemum blossoms, one with stalk, leaf and bud in the center of the page.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated early 20th century and we acquired it in 1937. Gift of Starling W. Childs and Ward Cheney. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

brush and gouache on grey paper

Its dimensions are

H x W: 47.8 x 63.2 cm (18 13/16 x 24 7/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in black ink, lower center: S.L Crownfield

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, upper center: No. 1

This object was created by Sophia L. Crownfield

This object was donated by Ward Cheney and Starling W. Childs

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18345099/ |title=Drawing, "Two Studies of Violet Chrysanthemums", early 20th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 October 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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