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1974

  • Work on this object began.

1985

  • Work on this object ended.

2016

  • We acquired this object.

2019

2021

  • You found it!

Envelope, Joella Bayer

This is a Envelope. It was designed by Herbert Bayer and made for (as the client) Joella Haweis Bayer. It is dated 1974–85 and we acquired it in 2016. Its medium is letterpress on white laid paper, folded. 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.

Its dimensions are

12.2 × 16.5 cm (4 13/16 × 6 1/2 in.)

Cite this object as

Envelope, Joella Bayer; Designed by Herbert Bayer (American, b. Austria, active Germany and USA, 1900–1985); letterpress on white laid paper, folded; 12.2 × 16.5 cm (4 13/16 × 6 1/2 in.); Museum purchase with funding provided by the Buddy Taub Foundation, Dennis A. Roach and Jill Roach Directors; 2016-54-573

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