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1925

  • Work on this object began.

1935

  • Work on this object ended.

1962

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Study for a Proposed Mural for the Ballroom of the Hotel Pierre, New York, 1930

This is a Drawing. It was created by Griffiths Baily Coale. It is dated 1930 and we acquired it in 1962. Its medium is brush and watercolor, graphite and brush and. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Mrs. Griffith Baily Coale.

  • Object ID #18633977
  • pen and black ink, brush and watercolor, white gouache, gold paint, graphite....
  • 1990-126-1

Its dimensions are

70.8 x 55 cm (27 7/8 x 21 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed (in graphite): Sketch for the large ballroom - Hotel Pierre - glass - metal - tile - cloth and 20 mural panels

Cite this object as

Drawing, Study for a Proposed Mural for the Ballroom of the Hotel Pierre, New York, 1930; Griffiths Baily Coale (American, 1890–1950); USA; brush and watercolor, graphite and brush and; 70.8 x 55 cm (27 7/8 x 21 5/8 in.); Gift of Mrs. Griffith Baily Coale; 1962-135-20

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