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Object Timeline

  • We acquired this object.

1926

  • Work on this object began.

1936

  • Work on this object ended.

2017

Sheet Music, Quit Cryin’ the Blues: Fox-Trot, ca. 1931

This is a Sheet music. It was music composed by Archie Bleyer and Felix Lewis and designed by Hap Hadley Studio and published by Charlotte-Irving and Co..

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 as part of Esperanza Spalding Selects.

It is dated ca. 1931. Its medium is lithograph on paper.

It is credited Collection of Smithsonian Libraries, Cooper Hewitt, M1356.L49 Q5 1931.

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

Its dimensions are

26.5 × 18 cm (10 7/16 × 7 1/16 in.) Mat: 45.7 × 35.6 cm (18 × 14 in.)

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