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1936

  • Work on this object began.

1974

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing (USA), 1936

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Simon Lissim. It is dated 1936 and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is brush and watercolor, graphite on thick off-white 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

20.3 × 25.5 cm (8 in. × 10 1/16 in.) Mat: 35.5 × 45.5 cm (14 in. × 17 15/16 in.)

Cite this object as

Drawing (USA), 1936; Designed by Simon Lissim (American, b. Kiev, Russia, 1900–1981); brush and watercolor, graphite on thick off-white paper; 20.3 × 25.5 cm (8 in. × 10 1/16 in.) Mat: 35.5 × 45.5 cm (14 in. × 17 15/16 in.); Gift of Simon Lissim; 1974-82-45

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