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Drawing relating to the "National Parks" series of designs

American
about 1926
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Height x width: 27 15/16 x 20 7/8 in. (71 x 53 cm)

Accession Number

2008.1952.1

Medium or Technique

Hand drawn in pencil and painted in gouache

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Prints and Drawings

Classifications

Drawings

Painted rendering of design. “Abstract–Bryce Canyon, Utah” theme.

(not included in 1927 catalogue for the “American National Park Series.”)

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale