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Object Timeline

1910

  • Work on this object began.

1911

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Textile Design: Akropolis (Acropolis), 1910–11

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1910–11 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 catalogued by Karin Zonis and Michelle Jackson. It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds.

Our curators have highlighted 5 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Sidewall, Beauty, 1972
  • flexograph printed on paper.
  • Museum purchase from Sarah Cooper-Hewitt Fund.
  • 1992-110-5

Its dimensions are

7.5 x 21.3 cm (2 15/16 x 8 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

Stamped in red ink, lower right: WIENER / WERK / STÄTTE

It is inscribed

Inscribed in blue crayon, upper right: 39

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Akropolis (Acropolis), 1910–11; Austria; brush and gouache on paper; 7.5 x 21.3 cm (2 15/16 x 8 3/8 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-154

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