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Booklet, Goethe Bicentennial Convocation and Music Festival Program, 1949

This is a booklet. It was designed by Herbert Bayer. It is dated 1949 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is offset lithograph on grey and cream wove paper, folded and stapled. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors.

Its dimensions are

22.2 × 22.2 cm (8 3/4 × 8 3/4 in.) Open: 22.2 × 44.4 cm (8 3/4 × 17 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Booklet, Goethe Bicentennial Convocation and Music Festival Program, 1949; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); offset lithograph on grey and cream wove paper, folded and stapled; 22.2 × 22.2 cm (8 3/4 × 8 3/4 in.) Open: 22.2 × 44.4 cm (8 3/4 × 17 1/2 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-550

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