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  • We acquired this object.

1953

  • Work on this object began.

2019

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2022

  • You found it!

Book, World Geo-Graphic Atlas, 1953

This is a Book. It was designed by Herbert Bayer and published by Container Corporation of America.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Smithsonian Libraries and Archives as part of Herbert Bayer: Bauhaus Master.

It is dated 1953. Its medium is lithograph. It is a part of the department.

It is credited Collection of Smithsonian Libraries.

  • Map (USA)
  • tyveck.
  • Gift of Interarts.
  • 1991-14-1-a,b

Its dimensions are

Open: 40.6 × 55.9 × 3.8 cm (16 in. × 22 in. × 1 1/2 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Herbert Bayer: Bauhaus Master.

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