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1982

  • Work on this object began.

2010

  • We acquired this object.

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Poster, Herman Miller Summer Picnic, 1982, 1982

This is a poster. It was designed by Stephen Frykholm and made for (as the client) Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated 1982 and we acquired it in 2010. Its medium is screenprint with lacquer finish on wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled A Nice Day for a Picnic.

This object was donated by Sara Benda and Marc Benda. It is credited Gift of Sara and Marc Benda.

Our curators have highlighted 3 objects that are related to this one.

Its dimensions are

100.4 x 63.5 cm (39 1/2 x 25 in.)

Cite this object as

Poster, Herman Miller Summer Picnic, 1982, 1982; Designed by Stephen Frykholm (American, b. 1942); USA; screenprint with lacquer finish on wove paper; 100.4 x 63.5 cm (39 1/2 x 25 in.); Gift of Sara and Marc Benda; 2010-21-80

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