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1935

  • Work on this object began.

1945

  • Work on this object ended.

1947

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Nurse Maid Holding a Baby, ca. 1940

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Christina Malman and made for (as the client) The New Yorker Magazine. It is dated ca. 1940 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is pen and black ink, brush and chinese white on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Christina Malman. It is credited Gift of Christina Malman.

  • Drawing, Woman and Dog, 1935
  • brush and black ink, graphite on cream wove paper.
  • Museum purchase through gift of Charles W. Gould.
  • 1947-115-3

Its dimensions are

48 x 30.8 cm (18 7/8 x 12 1/8 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing, Nurse Maid Holding a Baby, ca. 1940; Designed by Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; pen and black ink, brush and chinese white on paper; 48 x 30.8 cm (18 7/8 x 12 1/8 in.); Gift of Christina Malman; 1947-110-9

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