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1950

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1959

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Drawing, Design for Ornament, 1950s

This is a Drawing. It was architect: Josef Hoffmann. It is dated 1950s and we acquired it in 2008. Its medium is pen and blue ink, graphite on cream wove paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Marilyn Walter Grounds and agent: Paul F. Walter. It is credited Gift of Marilyn Walter Grounds.

Its dimensions are

21 x 29.7 cm (8 1/4 x 11 11/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in pen and blue ink, lower right: JH

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Ornament, 1950s; Architect: Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, b. Moravia, 1870–1956); Austria; pen and blue ink, graphite on cream wove paper; 21 x 29.7 cm (8 1/4 x 11 11/16 in.); Gift of Marilyn Walter Grounds; 2008-20-17

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