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1944

  • Work on this object began.

1949

  • We acquired this object.

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Portfolio With Samples (13) (USA), 1944

This is a Portfolio with samples (13). It was made by The Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project. It is dated 1944 and we acquired it in 1949. Its medium is cotton and its technique is block print on plain weave. It is a part of the Textiles department.

Its dimensions are

Mat: 44.5 x 34.9 cm (17 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.)

It is inscribed

Portfolio made by the Milwaukee Handiwork Project Sponsored by Milwaukee County and Milwaukee State Teachers College Wisconsin WPA (paper label on inside front cover)

Cite this object as

Portfolio With Samples (13) (USA), 1944; Made by The Works Progress Administration, Federal Art Project (United States); cotton; Mat: 44.5 x 34.9 cm (17 1/2 x 13 3/4 in.); 1949-80-1-j

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