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Drawing relating to the "American Indian" series of designs

American
about 1927
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 14 15/16 x 9 13/16 in. (38 x 25 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1950.18

Medium or Technique

Handrawn pencil and crayon on paper.

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Research drawings: Zuni indian pottery.

Pencil notation: #255-C (for bird shape)
#255-B (horizontal band)

Bottom right corner: Zuni Indian potter, Museum A.I. (Mus. American Indian)

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