Drawing

American
1927
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972), Designed for H. R. Mallinson and Company (American, 1915-1936)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 9 1/16 x 13 in. (23 x 33 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1954.71

Medium or Technique

Hand drawn pencil on tracing paper.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Design of Moorish inspiration: parrot resting on branch of calligraphy.

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