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Drawing, Textile Design, ca. 1947

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is dated ca. 1947 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is brush and gouache, graphite on tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Alexander Hayden Girard. It is credited Gift of Alexander H. Girard.

Its dimensions are

48.6 x 71.4 cm (19 1/8 x 28 1/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, upper right corner: "47" in a circle

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design, ca. 1947; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); brush and gouache, graphite on tracing paper; 48.6 x 71.4 cm (19 1/8 x 28 1/8 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-210

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