Drawing, Design for a Radio, December 12, 1945
The soft angles and highly polished surface evident in Mirza’s drawing of this rectangular radio demonstrate the application of streamlined design principles to industrial products. The sleek contours, emphasized through horizontal lines of shading on the top and face of the radio, brim with latent energy not unlike contemporaneous designs for cars and trains.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Max and Barbara Pine.
Its dimensions are
H x W: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.)
It is signed
Signed and dated: A.M. / 12-12-45
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for a Radio, December 12, 1945; graphite on off-white paper; H x W: 37.5 cm (14 3/4 in.); Gift of Max and Barbara Pine; 1994-18-2
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The World of Radio.