See more objects with the tag fish, water, floral, abstraction, repetition, black and white, vegetal, ovals.

See more objects with the color lightgrey darkslategrey darkolivegreen darkgrey grey or see all the colors for this object.

Object Timeline


  • We acquired this object.




  • You found it!

Drawing (USA)

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Simon Lissim. We acquired it in 1974. Its medium is brush and black gouache, black ink on tracing paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Simon Lissim. It is credited Gift of Simon Lissim.

Its dimensions are

H x W: 31.3 x 40.4 cm (12 5/16 x 15 7/8 in.)

It is signed

Signed in black gouache: Simon Lissim.

Cite this object as

Drawing (USA); Designed by Simon Lissim (American, b. Kiev, Russia, 1900–1981); brush and black gouache, black ink on tracing paper; H x W: 31.3 x 40.4 cm (12 5/16 x 15 7/8 in.); Gift of Simon Lissim; 1974-82-22

This object may be subject to Copyright or other restrictions.

You are welcome to make fair use of this image under U.S. Copyright law and in compliance with our terms of use. Please note that you are responsible for determining whether your use is fair and for responding to any claims that may arise from your use.

For higher resolution or commercial use contact ArtResource.

If you would like to cite this object in a Wikipedia article please use the following template:

<ref name=CH>{{cite web |url= |title=Drawing (USA) |author=Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum |accessdate=24 January 2020 |publisher=Smithsonian Institution}}</ref>