Drawing

American
1927
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 25 x 28 15/16 in. (63.5 x 73.5 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1954.18

Medium or Technique

Hand-drawn, pencil and gouache on paper.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Full color design for the individual pattern: “Castle Lichenstein” (Germany)

“Romance surrounding castle”
– W. Mitschke notation on back of photograph of the design

Provenance

Ex-collection Walter Mitschke, New York; by descent to Ethel B. Adams Waldorf; between 1985-90, gift of Waldorf to her neice Joan Brancale, Hingham, MA; gift of Brancale to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale