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1943

  • Work on this object began.

1947

  • We acquired this object.

2016

2020

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Drawing, Design for a Spot for The New Yorker, before 1943

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Christina Malman and made for (as the client) The New Yorker Magazine. It is dated before 1943 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is brush and ink, pen and ink 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

34.2 x 52.3 cm (13 7/16 x 20 9/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed, lower right: M.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a Spot for The New Yorker, before 1943; Designed by Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; brush and ink, pen and ink on paper; 34.2 x 52.3 cm (13 7/16 x 20 9/16 in.); Gift of Christina Malman; 1947-110-24

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