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1950

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1976

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Drawing, Sketches for Knotted Pile Bedspread, 1950–76

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1950–76 and we acquired it in 1993. Its medium is crayon, graphite on semi-transparent white paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was catalogued by Julia Pastor. It is credited Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 35.2 × 27.5 cm (13 7/8 × 10 13/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, upper right corner: sketches / Ry bedspread

Cite this object as

Drawing, Sketches for Knotted Pile Bedspread, 1950–76; USA; crayon, graphite on semi-transparent white paper; H x W: 35.2 × 27.5 cm (13 7/8 × 10 13/16 in.); Gift of Mr. Eric and Mrs. Sylvia Elsesser, The Trude Guermonprez Archives; 1993-121-93

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