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Drawing, Composition in Blue, 1932

This is a Drawing. It was created by Hans Pfeiffer. It is dated 1932 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is brush and watercolor on wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 18.1 x 15.1 cm (7 1/8 x 5 15/16 in.) Mount: 31 x 20.9 cm (12 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.)

It is signed

in graphite, lower right: HP 32

It is inscribed

in blue ball-point pen, on verso: 2623 / H. Pfeiffer Aquarelle 1932

Cite this object as

Drawing, Composition in Blue, 1932; Hans Pfeiffer (b. Kassel, Germany, active France, 1907 - 1994); Germany; brush and watercolor on wove paper; Sheet: 18.1 x 15.1 cm (7 1/8 x 5 15/16 in.) Mount: 31 x 20.9 cm (12 3/16 x 8 1/4 in.); 1972-27-6

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