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1949

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1969

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Drawing, Napkin Design for La Fonda del Sol Restaurant, ca. 1959

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Alexander Hayden Girard and from the office of Herman Miller Furniture Company. It is dated ca. 1959 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is brush and watercolor, cut paper on blueprint on white wove 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

40.6 x 61 cm (16 x 24 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite, verso upper left corner: IX - 7

Cite this object as

Drawing, Napkin Design for La Fonda del Sol Restaurant, ca. 1959; Designed by Alexander Hayden Girard (American, 1907–1993); USA; brush and watercolor, cut paper on blueprint on white wove paper; 40.6 x 61 cm (16 x 24 in.); Gift of Alexander H. Girard; 1969-165-330

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