Drawing

American
1920s
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 29 15/16 x 22 13/16 in. (76 x 58 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1954.29

Medium or Technique

Hand drawn pencil and gouache on paper.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Color design: large light colored paisley shapes filled with stylized floral and folk motifs surrounded by black shapes plain or filled with sylized floral motifs.

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