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1912

  • Work on this object began.

1919

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Drawing, An Enclosed Garden

This is a Drawing. It was designed by André Vera and Paul Vera and drafted by André Vera and Paul Vera. It is dated 1912–19 and we acquired it in 1991. Its medium is pen and black ink, graphite on cream wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund.

Its dimensions are

16.9 × 21.7 cm (6 5/8 × 8 9/16 in.) Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, right margin: trône (?) trop court

Cite this object as

Drawing, An Enclosed Garden; Designed by André Vera and Paul Vera; France; pen and black ink, graphite on cream wove paper; 16.9 × 21.7 cm (6 5/8 × 8 9/16 in.) Mat: 35.6 × 45.7 cm (14 × 18 in.); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Institution Collections Acquisition Program Fund; 1991-58-34

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