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Drawing relating to the "Playgrounds of the World" series of designs
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972)
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
Height x width: 31 1/8 x 40 9/16 in. (79 x 103 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn: pencil on tracing paper.
Not On View
Design rough for dress silk.
“Monte Carlo” theme, entire design for repeat. Motifs include: palm trees framing bathers on the French Riviera, Monte Carlo Casino, boating and golf.
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