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1925

  • Work on this object began.

1974

  • We acquired this object.

1975

  • Work on this object ended.

2015

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Photo Album (USA), mid-20th century

This is a Photo album. It was made by Lydia Bush-Brown. It is dated mid-20th century and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is photographs. It is a part of the Textiles Department department.

This object was donated by Lydia Bush-Brown. It is credited Gift of Lydia Bush Brown (Mrs. Francis Head).

Its dimensions are

H x W (album): 29.5 x 23 cm (11 5/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

It is inscribed

Title page: "To the Cooper-Hewitt Museum of Design from Lydia Bush Brown (Mrs.Francis Head) 'Silk Murals' made between the years 1917 and 1953" followed by her monogram L B-B H.

Cite this object as

Photo Album (USA), mid-20th century; Made by Lydia Bush-Brown (American, 1887–1984); photographs; H x W (album): 29.5 x 23 cm (11 5/8 x 9 1/16 in.); Gift of Lydia Bush Brown (Mrs. Francis Head); 1974-97-1

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