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1923

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1988

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Drawing, Textile Design: Fixstern (Fixed Star), 1923

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Felice Rix-Ueno and Maria Likarz-Strauss and made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1923 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 and Karin Zonis. It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds.

Its dimensions are

19.4 × 24.4 cm (7 5/8 × 9 5/8 in.) Mat: 31.8 × 45.1 cm (12 1/2 × 17 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, lower right: Dessin: "Fixstern"

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Fixstern (Fixed Star), 1923; Designed by Felice Rix-Ueno and Maria Likarz-Strauss; Austria; brush and gouache on paper; 19.4 × 24.4 cm (7 5/8 × 9 5/8 in.) Mat: 31.8 × 45.1 cm (12 1/2 × 17 3/4 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-853

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