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1904

  • Work on this object ended.

1943

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for a Book Cover: My Study Fire, by Hamilton W. Mabie, ca. 1899

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Alice Cordelia Morse. It is dated ca. 1899 and we acquired it in 1943. Its medium is brush and gouache on brown paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled The Book-Cover Designs of Alice C. Morse.

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

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Book Cover: My Study Fire, by Hamilton W. Mabie, ca. 1899; Designed by Alice Cordelia Morse (American, 1863 - 1961); USA; brush and gouache on brown paper; Sheet: 20.7 x 13.2 cm (8 1/8 x 5 3/16 in.); 1943-33-1-9

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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=30 July 2016 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>

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