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Object Timeline

1928

  • Work on this object began.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2015

2017

Drawing, Textile Design: Amanullah, 1928

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Mathilde Flogl and made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1928 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is brush and gouache on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was purchased from Wolfgang Ruf and fund: Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund and catalogued by Michelle Jackson. It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 21 × 6.4 cm (8 1/4 × 2 1/2 in.) Mat: 40.6 × 50.8 cm (16 × 20 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink, upper left: AMANVLLAH

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Amanullah, 1928; Designed by Mathilde Flögl (Austrian, b. Czech Republic, 1893 - 1950); brush and gouache on paper; H x W: 21 × 6.4 cm (8 1/4 × 2 1/2 in.) Mat: 40.6 × 50.8 cm (16 × 20 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-124

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