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Magazine Cover, PM, Vol. 6, No. 2, December 1939

This is a Magazine cover. It was designed by Herbert Bayer and published by PM Publishing Company and made for (as the client) PM. It is dated December 1939 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is letterpress on cream paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors.

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Its dimensions are

20 × 13.5 cm (7 7/8 × 5 5/16 in.)

It is signed

Printed in black ink, lower right: herbert bayer

Cite this object as

Magazine Cover, PM, Vol. 6, No. 2, December 1939; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); letterpress on cream paper; 20 × 13.5 cm (7 7/8 × 5 5/16 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-334

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Herbert Bayer: Bauhaus Master.

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