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1947

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Drawing, Design for Cover of New Yorker, March 29, 1947, 1947

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Christina Malman and made for (as the client) The New Yorker Magazine. It is dated 1947 and we acquired it in 1960. Its medium is pastel, white chalk on black paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

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Its dimensions are

48.6 x 36.2 cm (19 1/8 x 14 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Signed in white chalk, lower left: Malman

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Cover of New Yorker, March 29, 1947, 1947; Designed by Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; pastel, white chalk on black paper; 48.6 x 36.2 cm (19 1/8 x 14 1/4 in.); 1960-247-1-a

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