Drawing

American
1920s
Designed for H. R. Mallinson and Company (American, 1915-1936)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 19 11/16 x 33 1/16 in. (50 x 84 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1954.76

Medium or Technique

Hand drawn pencil on tracing paper

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Figurative vignettes of Chinese and Moorish inspiration perhaps suggesting spice trade.

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