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Drawing, Drawing after a Serbian Vase, 1926

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1926 and we acquired it in 1936. Its medium is graphite, red-brown crayon on white wove paper, mounted on canvas. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from James B. Ford and Peter Cooper Hewitt Estate Funds.

Its dimensions are

24.2 x 32 cm (9 1/2 x 12 5/8 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed in black ink, on left: Premiers croquis fait/ en 1926/ (Album à dessin)/ en septembre dans/ la propriéte/ "Le Lac"/ au bord du/ lac Léman: and on right: villa Stein/ à Garches/ achevée en 1927/ Le Corbusier (underlined).

Cite this object as

Drawing, Drawing after a Serbian Vase, 1926; France; graphite, red-brown crayon on white wove paper, mounted on canvas; 24.2 x 32 cm (9 1/2 x 12 5/8 in.); Museum purchase from James B. Ford and Peter Cooper Hewitt Estate Funds; 1936-60-7

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