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1940

  • Work on this object began.

1947

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, Design for a Spot for The New Yorker, before 1940

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Christina Malman and made for (as the client) The New Yorker Magazine. It is dated before 1940 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is pen and black ink, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Christina Malman. It is credited Gift of Christina Malman.

Its dimensions are

48.3 x 30.3 cm (19 in. x 11 15/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in white: M.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Spot for The New Yorker, before 1940; Designed by Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; pen and black ink, graphite on paper; 48.3 x 30.3 cm (19 in. x 11 15/16 in.); Gift of Christina Malman; 1947-110-1

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