See more objects with the color gainsboro darkslategrey grey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • Work on this object began.


  • Work on this object ended.


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Drawing, Design for Textile, 1950s

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Josef Hoffmann. It is dated 1950s and we acquired it in 2008. Its medium is brush and black gouache, graphite on graph paper; white wove mat. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Gift of Marilyn Walter Grounds.

Its dimensions are

18.3 x 15.4 cm (7 3/16 x 6 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

In graphite on mat recto: monogram In black ink on mat verso: Hoffmann atelier stamp

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for Textile, 1950s; Designed by Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, b. Moravia, 1870–1956); Austria; brush and black gouache, graphite on graph paper; white wove mat; 18.3 x 15.4 cm (7 3/16 x 6 1/16 in.); Gift of Marilyn Walter Grounds; 2008-20-64

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Drawing, Design for Textile, 1950s |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=23 May 2019 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>