The Young-Quinlan Co., Minneapolis Box And Lid, ca. 1927
This is a Box and lid. It was designed by Armand-Albert Rateau and made for (as the client) Young-Quinlan Rotshchild. It is dated ca. 1927 and we acquired it in 1994. Its medium is lithographed paper. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This box reflects the commissioning of French designers and perfume-makers to create products for individual American retailers.
Our curators have highlighted 2 objects that are related to this one.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D (a, b: overall): 6.7 x 10.6 x 10.6 cm (2 5/8 x 4 3/16 x 4 3/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Printed as with logotype on label affixed to lid: "RATEAU 19[??]"
Cite this object as
The Young-Quinlan Co., Minneapolis Box And Lid, ca. 1927; Designed by Armand-Albert Rateau (1892 – 1938); France; lithographed paper; H x W x D (a, b: overall): 6.7 x 10.6 x 10.6 cm (2 5/8 x 4 3/16 x 4 3/16 in.); Gift of Denis Gallion and Daniel Morris; 1994-118-18-a,b
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.