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Drawing, Design Signpost, Birds, after 1934

This is a Drawing. It was designed by William Hunt Diederich. It is dated after 1934 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Diana Diederich Blake.

Its dimensions are

21.3 x 27.6 cm (8 3/8 x 10 7/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, center right: eliminate / rod in middle / + leg forward

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design Signpost, Birds, after 1934; Designed by William Hunt Diederich (American, b. Hungary, 1884–1953); USA; graphite on paper; 21.3 x 27.6 cm (8 3/8 x 10 7/8 in.); Gift of Diana Diederich Blake; 1992-92-157

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