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1944

  • Work on this object began.

2016

  • We acquired this object.

2019

2021

  • You found it!

Print, Biology of C.S.C., Page 134 from Fortune

This is a Print. It was designed by Herbert Bayer and made for (as the client) Fortune. It is dated October 1944 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is gravure print on 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.

  • Wall Sconce (USA)
  • blown glass, metal.
  • Gift of Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel.
  • 2007-31-1

Its dimensions are

32.8 × 26.2 cm (12 15/16 × 10 5/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink, verso, upper right: Fortune October 1944; Printed in black ink, verso, upper right: 133

Cite this object as

Print, Biology of C.S.C., Page 134 from Fortune; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); gravure print on paper; 32.8 × 26.2 cm (12 15/16 × 10 5/16 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-362

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

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