Object Timeline

1978

  • Work on this object began.

1981

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2019

  • You found it!

Poster, I was born quite modest but it wore off, 1978

This is a Poster. It was company: Burson-Marsteller Design Group and designed by Joseph Michael Essex and the art director was Joseph Michael Essex. It is dated 1978 and we acquired it in 1981. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Various Donors.

Its dimensions are

Overall: 48.2 x 61 cm (19 x 24 in.)

Cite this object as

Poster, I was born quite modest but it wore off, 1978; Designed by Joseph Michael Essex (American, b. 1947); USA; Overall: 48.2 x 61 cm (19 x 24 in.); Gift of Various Donors; 1981-29-296

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url=https://collection.cooperhewitt.org/objects/18617695/ |title=Poster, I was born quite modest but it wore off, 1978 |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=20 August 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>