Cut-Out, Design for a Fork, 2012
This is a Cut-Out. It was designed by Eva Zeisel. It is dated 2012 and we acquired it in 2014. Its medium is glossy heavy printed paper; verso: graphite; cut. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
Throughout her career, Eva Zeisel employed cut paper in her design process. These cutouts enabled her to refine and emphasize the curving silhouettes that are the hallmark of her work. Her Eva flatware, created for the retailer Crate & Barrel, is among her last designs. Zeisel’s design assistant, Olivia Barry, produced these cut-paper designs with Zeisel’s guidance.
This object was
Estate of Eva Zeisel.
It is credited
Gift of the Estate of Eva Zeisel.
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Its dimensions are
21.5 x 3.3 cm (8 7/16 x 1 5/16 in.)
Cite this object as
Cut-Out, Design for a Fork, 2012; Designed by Eva Zeisel (American, b. Hungary, 1906–2011); USA; glossy heavy printed paper; verso: graphite; cut; 21.5 x 3.3 cm (8 7/16 x 1 5/16 in.); Gift of the Estate of Eva Zeisel; 2014-8-38
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Beautiful Users.