Print, Townhouse, 211 East 48th Street, New York, NY: Perspective Rendering
This is a Print. It was architect: William E. Lescaze. It is dated September 1933 and we acquired it in 1937. Its medium is photostat on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
William E. Lescaze.
It is credited
Gift of William E. Lescaze.
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Its dimensions are
28 x 21.8 cm (11 x 8 9/16 in.) Mat: 45.4 x 35.4 cm (17 7/8 x 13 15/16 in.)
It is signed
Signed in pen and black ink, lower right: sept 33 Lescaze
It is inscribed
On white tracing paper attached to lower edge, typed in black ink: SKETCH BY WILLIAM LESCAZE/FOR FIRST HOUSE WITH GLASS IN NEW YORK, SEPTEMBER, 1933
Cite this object as
Print, Townhouse, 211 East 48th Street, New York, NY: Perspective Rendering; Architect: William E. Lescaze (American, b. Switzerland, 1896–1969); USA; photostat on paper; 28 x 21.8 cm (11 x 8 9/16 in.) Mat: 45.4 x 35.4 cm (17 7/8 x 13 15/16 in.); Gift of William E. Lescaze; 1937-37-3
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Energizing the Everyday: Gifts From the George R. Kravis II Collection.