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1913

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1933

  • Work on this object ended.

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Drawing, Design for Plate with Fish and Shell, ca. 1923

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Fortunato Depero. It is dated ca. 1923 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is graphite on white paper, lined. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Elaine Lustig Cohen and catalogued by Julia Pastor. It is credited Gift of Elaine Lustig Cohen.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 12 × 12 cm (4 3/4 × 4 3/4 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite, lower right: FD

It is inscribed

Label affixed to verso of cardboard: GALLERIA D'ARTE CORTINA DI RENZO 20121 MILANO (ITALIA) PIAZZA CAVOUR CORTINA/TEL. 66 7705 6595644; typed on label: FORTUNATO DEPERO/STUDIO PER...UN' OPERA/ 1918/1925

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Plate with Fish and Shell, ca. 1923; Designed by Fortunato Depero (Italian, 1892 – 1960); Italy; graphite on white paper, lined; H x W: 12 × 12 cm (4 3/4 × 4 3/4 in.); Gift of Elaine Lustig Cohen; 2000-20-15

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