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What is this?

Rectangular sheet consisting of large square blocks of blues, purples, steel gray, and salmon, bordered on all sides by smaller blocks of color and short lines of black ink, creating a staccato rhythm.

This is a drawing from Germany. It is dated ca. 1926 and we acquired it in 2011. Museum purchase from General Acquisitions Endowment Fund. This object is currently resting in our storage facility ZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZZ

Its medium is

brush and watercolor, pen and black ink on wove paper, mounted on off-white mat board

Its dimensions are

17.9 x 22.4 cm (7 1/16 x 8 13/16 in.); mount: 20.8 x 25.3 cm (8 3/16 x 9 15/16 in.)

This object was designed by Adelgunde (Gunta) Stölzl

This object was fund: General Acquisitions Endowment and purchased from Monika Stadler

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Drawing, "Design for Double Woven Cloth", ca. 1926 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=22 July 2014 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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