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: 15 3/8 x 20 1/16 in. (39 x 51 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1954.35

Medium or Technique

Hand drawn pencil on tracing paper.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Rough design for three panels depicting a tropics harbor scene featuring palms, a train passing on a bridge over a harbor and a lido with bathers, tennis players and building tower in the distance. may relate to ideas for series “Playgrounds of the World.”

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