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On brown ground, design in green and yellow with black boxes of yellow text: MY / STUDY . FIRE / BY / HAMILTON . W . MABIE.

This is a drawing from United States. It is dated ca. 1899 and we acquired it in 1943.

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Its medium is

brush and gouache on brown paper

Its dimensions are

Sheet: 20.7 x 13.2 cm (8 1/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

It is signed

Artist's monogram 'AM' above center right in field of drawing, in yellow

This object was designed by Alice Cordelia Morse

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<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18569053/ |title=Drawing, Design for a Book Cover: My Study Fire, by Hamilton W. Mabie, ca. 1899 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=1 August 2015 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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