Drawing, Design for a Single Lens Reflex Camera (Wareham) for Polaroid
This is a Drawing. It was designed by Henry Dreyfuss and made for (as the client) Polaroid Corporation. It is dated July 12, 1963 and we acquired it in 1972. Its medium is graphite on tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.
This object was
It is credited
Gift of Henry Dreyfuss.
Its dimensions are
23 x 30.3 cm (9 1/16 x 11 15/16 in.) 9 1/16 x 11 15/16 in Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.)
It is signed
Signed in graphite, lower right: JC (for James Conner).
It is inscribed
Inscribed in pencil, lower left: [numeral 4 in circle] Single Lens Reflex (Wareham); Lower right: in pencil C 13 / 7/12/63 / Cs-13-1-4 / School Display
Cite this object as
Drawing, Design for a Single Lens Reflex Camera (Wareham) for Polaroid; Designed by Henry Dreyfuss (American, 1904–1972); USA; graphite on tracing paper; 23 x 30.3 cm (9 1/16 x 11 15/16 in.) 9 1/16 x 11 15/16 in Mat: 35.6 x 45.7 cm (14 x 18 in.); Gift of Henry Dreyfuss; 1972-88-353
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.