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Poster, Dancer on Orange Ground [After Cover for "Direction" Magazine], 1939

This is a poster. It was graphic design by Paul Rand and manufactured by Direction Magazine. It is dated 1939 and we acquired it in 2002. Its medium is offset lithograph on cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Marion S. Rand and catalogued by Karin Zonis. It is credited Gift of Marion S. Rand.

  • Swan Princess Figurine, ca. 1930
  • molded, enameled, and gilt porcelain.
  • The Henry and Ludmilla Shapiro Collection; Partial gift and partial purchase....
  • 1989-41-182

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Its dimensions are

96.5 x 65.4 cm (38 x 25 3/4 in. )

It is signed

Signed [imprinted] in black ink, lower left corner: Paul Rand '39

Cite this object as

Poster, Dancer on Orange Ground [After Cover for "Direction" Magazine], 1939; Graphic design by Paul Rand (American, 1914–1996); USA; offset lithograph on cream paper; 96.5 x 65.4 cm (38 x 25 3/4 in. ); Gift of Marion S. Rand; 2002-11-24

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