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Object Timeline

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1929

  • Work on this object began.

1973

  • We acquired this object.

1991

2015

2017

Drawing, Package Design for Hickok Belt Company, 1929

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Henry Dreyfuss and made for (as the client) Hickok Manufacturing Company, Rochester, NY. It is dated 1929 and we acquired it in 1973. Its medium is brush and gouache, watercolor, silver, gold paint, graphite on white wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by University Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles and catalogued by Elizabeth Horwitz Marcus, Dr. Gail Davidson and Julia Pastor. It is credited Gift of University of California, Los Angeles.

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Its dimensions are

21.4 x 28.2 cm (8 7/16 x 11 1/8 in.) Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and red ink at center left: 478; in graphite at lower right: 2

Cite this object as

Drawing, Package Design for Hickok Belt Company, 1929; Designed by Henry Dreyfuss (American, 1904–1972); USA; brush and gouache, watercolor, silver, gold paint, graphite on white wove paper; 21.4 x 28.2 cm (8 7/16 x 11 1/8 in.) Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.); Gift of University of California, Los Angeles; 1973-15-58

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.

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