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1909

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The Bases Of Design, 1909

This is a The Bases of Design. It was written by Walter Crane.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Smithsonian Libraries as part of Botanical Expressions.

It is dated 1909. Its medium is lithograph on paper. It is a part of the department.

It is credited Smithsonian Libraries, NK1510 .C89.

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Its dimensions are

H x W: 19.7 × 13.7 cm (7 3/4 × 5 3/8 in.)

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