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Drawing, Design for a Spot for The New Yorker, before 1939

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Christina Malman and made for (as the client) The New Yorker Magazine. It is dated before 1939 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is brush and ink, white gouache on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Charles W. Gould.

  • Fur Cape, ca. 1925
  • silk, mink, pate de verre beads.
  • Courtesy of Laurie Jue Ying.
  • 78.2016.1

Its dimensions are

44.3 x 22.8 cm (17 7/16 in. x 9 in.)

It is signed

Signed in black ink, lower right: M

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Spot for The New Yorker, before 1939; Designed by Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; brush and ink, white gouache on paper; 44.3 x 22.8 cm (17 7/16 in. x 9 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Charles W. Gould; 1947-115-2

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