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1918

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Book, Wendingen: maandblad voor bouwen en sieren, Vol. 1, No. 2, 1918

This is a Book.

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 1918. Its medium is lithograph on paper.

It is credited Collection of Smithsonian Libraries, Cooper Hewitt, N5 .W469.

  • Figure (Egypt)
  • earthenware.
  • Gift of the Estate of David Wolfe Bishop.
  • 1951-84-39

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Drawing, Egyptian Antiquities, 1832
  • pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, graphite on paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of various donors and from Eleanor G. Hewitt Fund.
  • 1938-88-468

Its dimensions are

H x W: 34 × 34 cm (13 3/8 × 13 3/8 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Esperanza Spalding Selects.

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