Drawing relating to the "Early American" series of designs
Designed for H. R. Mallinson and Company (American, 1915-1936)
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
Height x width: 14 15/16 x 9 7/16 in. (38 x 24 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn: pencil on tracing paper.
Not On View
Design vignettes and thumbnail of spinning wheel. “The Mayflower Pilgrims” theme.
“Landing of the Pilgrims with the Mayflowerin the distance and Miles Standish in the foreground with a gun.”
–Catalogue, “Early American Historical Events in Mallinson’s Silks”
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)
Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale