Drawing relating to the "Early American" series of designs
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972)
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
Height x width: 33 1/16 x 41 5/16 in. (84 x 105 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn: pencil on tracing paper.
Not On View
Design layout. “New Amsterdam (Old New York) theme.
” Bowling Green”
” The Bowery”
” Arrival of the British”
” Old Fort at the Battery”
“Old Canal Street”
–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