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: 25 9/16 x 31 11/16 in. (65 x 80.5 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1954.109

Medium or Technique

Hand drawn pencil on tracing paper.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Design suggestive of a plains landscape: sky on horizon of low bare hills, a river of abstracted wave and splash shapes flows through foreground.

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