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1940

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Drawing, Fishnet Pattern, Wallpaper Design, 1940s

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Tommi Parzinger. It is dated 1940s and we acquired it in 1998. Its medium is brush and gouache, graphite on heavy cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Donald Cameron.

  • Object ID #18488131
  • mold-blown favrile glass.
  • Gift of Stanley Siegel, from the Stanley Siegel Collection.
  • 1975-32-14

Its dimensions are

60.8 x 46.4 cm (23 15/16 x 18 1/4 in. )

It is signed

Signed in graphite, lower right: Tommi Parzinger

It is inscribed

Inscribed in blue pen on verso, lower right corner: Tommi Parzinger/320 East 57th St/New York City/Design # 119

Cite this object as

Drawing, Fishnet Pattern, Wallpaper Design, 1940s; Designed by Tommi Parzinger (American, b. Germany, 1903–1981); brush and gouache, graphite on heavy cream paper; 60.8 x 46.4 cm (23 15/16 x 18 1/4 in. ); Gift of Donald Cameron; 1998-19-125

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