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Drawing, Facade des Magasins de M.M. Mappin & Weeb, Florida 32, Buenos Aires [Shop Facades of M.M. Mappin & Weeb, Florida 32, Buenos Aires], ca. 1925

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Kilemnik & Cia. It is dated ca. 1925 and we acquired it in 1999. Its medium is brush and black and gray wash, turquoise watercolor, pen and brush and white gouache, graphite on gray paperboard; ruled border in gold ink. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Maureen Cogan. It is credited Gift of Maureen Cogan.

Its dimensions are

49.5 x 69.9 cm (19 1/2 x 27 1/2 in. )

It has the following markings

At lower right: small [1/2 x 1 in.] stamp in black: LEY 7092/9510/DE PROTECCION/ A LA/PROPIEDAD/ARTISTICA; on verso, center: large [2 3/8 x 1 1/2 in.] shield-shaped stamp in blue [date in red]: KILEMNICK E CIA/ 524 FLORIDA/ 9 Novembre 1928/V. T. 31 [REC?] 3648

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, lower left of image: Kilemnik & Cia/arqos [os is underlined] [architects]; at upper left, FACADE DES MAGASINS DE M.M./MAPPIN & WEEB/A BUENOS AIRES/FLORIDA 32 [SHOP FACADES OF M.M./MAPPIN AND WEEB/BUENOS AIRES/32 FLORIDA]; along left edge, Revêtements de/marbre noir et/marbre gris; Filets d'onyx/vert ou moulu/rés emaillées; Glaces des vi/trines encadrées/de metal argen/té; Bases et portes/de fer forgé [Revetments of/black and gray marble; Bands of green onyx/or enameled moldings/;glass vitrines framed in silver met/al; Bases and doors/of wrought iron]

Cite this object as

Drawing, Facade des Magasins de M.M. Mappin & Weeb, Florida 32, Buenos Aires [Shop Facades of M.M. Mappin & Weeb, Florida 32, Buenos Aires], ca. 1925; Designed by Kilemnik & Cia (Argentina); brush and black and gray wash, turquoise watercolor, pen and brush and white gouache, graphite on gray paperboard; ruled border in gold ink; 49.5 x 69.9 cm (19 1/2 x 27 1/2 in. ); Gift of Maureen Cogan; 1999-39-10

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