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: 9 1/16 x 13 9/16 in. (23 x 34.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn: pencil on tracing paper.
Not On View
Single rough design. “Betsey Ross–Liberty Bell ” theme.
Motif: Flag with coat of arms.
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