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: 11 1/4 x 12 13/16 in. (28.5 x 32.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn: pencil on tracing paper.
Not On View
Design detail layout of upper left panel of finished design:
“Trail of the Forty-Niners” theme.
Prospector washing for fine gold.
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