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Drawing, Advertising Design for Veramon-Schering, ca. 1925

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Fortunato Depero. It is dated ca. 1925 and we acquired it in 2000. Its medium is graphite on 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: 27.9 × 20.7 cm (11 in. × 8 1/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in graphite, lower right: FD

It is inscribed

Inscribed in graphite across lower quarter of sheet: IL PHOOTOR FRUTTO/DELLA FATTCAE/IL MAL DI TESTA/IL VERAMON/LO SOPPRIME

Cite this object as

Drawing, Advertising Design for Veramon-Schering, ca. 1925; Designed by Fortunato Depero (Italian, 1892 – 1960); Italy; graphite on paper, lined; H x W: 27.9 × 20.7 cm (11 in. × 8 1/8 in.); Gift of Elaine Lustig Cohen; 2000-20-16

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