Drawing relating to the "Early American" series of designs
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
Height x width: 7 1/2 x 8 11/16 in. (19 x 22 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn: pencil on tracing paper.
Not On View
Rough design for vignette. Possibly “Franklin’s Key to Electricity” theme.
Motifs: buildings, kites (or envelopes with seal swirling in air)
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