Please don't steal our images, yeah?

What is this?

Design for soup plate.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated 1940–50 and we acquired it in 1993. Gift of Eva Zeisel. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

graphite on tracing paper

Its dimensions are

41.5 x 34.1 cm (16 5/16 x 13 7/16 in)

It has the following markings

Stamps: Designer's stamp printed in red ink, lower right: eva s. zeisel industrial designer/431 RIVERSIDE DRIVE NEW YORK CITY; see inscription

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite with measurements; in designer's stamp: SOUP PLATE

This object was designed by Eva Zeisel

This object was catalogued by Karin Zonis , Marilyn Symmes and Eleonore Kissel and donated by Eva Zeisel

See more stuff from the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Do you have your own photos of this object? Are they online somewhere, like Flickr or Instagram? Or have you created a 3D model of one of our objects in SketchUp or Thingiverse? If so then then tag them with ch:object=18643041 and we will connect ours to yours!

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=http://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18643041/ |title=Drawing, "Soup Plate", 1940–50 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 September 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

If you would like to tell us more about an object or have found an error in an object record, please fill out this form. Objects that are slated to be on display when the museum re-opens in 2014 are being given priority but all corrections are welcomed!