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Drawing, Study for Maximum Mass Permitted by the 1916 New York Zoning Law, Stage 3

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Hugh Ferriss. We acquired it in 1969. Its medium is black crayon, stumped and erased; brush and black wash over photostat, varnish, on illustration board. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Hugh Ferriss.

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Drawing, Study for Maximum Mass Permitted by the 1916 New York Zoning Law, Stage 3; Designed by Hugh Ferriss (American, 1889–1962); USA; black crayon, stumped and erased; brush and black wash over photostat, varnish, on illustration board; 1969-137-3

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

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