Object Timeline

1934

  • Work on this object began.

1944

  • Work on this object ended.

1960

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2021

Drawing, Family of Three in an Automobile, ca. 1939

This is a Drawing. It was created by Christina Malman. It is dated ca. 1939 and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is brush and ink, white gouache, blue pencil on cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Dexter Masters.

Its dimensions are

14.4 × 27.5 cm (5 11/16 × 10 13/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in brush and ink, lower right: Malman

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite: 2 1/2 [horizontal lines emanate from number in either direction, toward edges of image] Inscribed in blue pencil, lower right: line cut

Cite this object as

Drawing, Family of Three in an Automobile, ca. 1939; Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; brush and ink, white gouache, blue pencil on cream paper; 14.4 × 27.5 cm (5 11/16 × 10 13/16 in.); 1960-214-64

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