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Drawing relating to the "American Indian" series of designs

about 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


Height x width: 15 1/16 x 10 5/8 in. (38.3 x 27 cm)

Accession Number


Medium or Technique

Hand drawn gouache on paper

Not On View


Americas, Prints and Drawings



Design: Indian pattern, red, yellow and black on mid-tone background.

Designer stamp on reverse; “Mitschke„,Designer..”


Ex-collection Walter Mitschke, New York; by descent to Ethel B. Adams Waldorf; between 1985-90, gift of Waldorf to her niece Joan Brancale, Hingham, MA; gift of Brancale to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale