Drawing, "Elevation Design for a Sitting Room with Sofa, Two Chairs, and Table", 1919 Brush and watercolor, pen and black ink, graphite on cream paper in contemporary brown paper mount. Gift of Elaine Lustig Cohen. 2000-20-4.
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Sitting room elevation with unified wall and interior decoration. Wood-framed sofa with folded corners on back and with same contour echoed on arms, upolstered in pink fabric with thin v-shaped leaf pattern. Dado decoration on either side of sofa comprising frame with folded corners same leaf pattern but on blue background. Painted frieze at top of wall also imitates the folded corner and leaf decoration as below. On wall, large horizontal painting hangs over sofa with two vertical paintings on either side.