See more objects with the color darkslategrey darkolivegreen darkslategrey darkslategrey darkgrey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline

1945

  • Work on this object began.

1976

  • Work on this object ended.

1993

  • We acquired this object.

2000

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Drawing, Design for a Rug, mid- 20th century

This is a Drawing. It is dated mid- 20th century and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is pastel, graphite on white wove paper mounted on brown wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 18.9 × 24.9 cm (7 7/16 × 9 13/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Rug, mid- 20th century; USA; pastel, graphite on white wove paper mounted on brown wove paper; H x W: 18.9 × 24.9 cm (7 7/16 × 9 13/16 in.); Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives; 1993-121-62

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

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

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18643397/ |title=Drawing, Design for a Rug, mid- 20th century |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=24 August 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>