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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 brush and ink on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase through gift of Charles W. Gould.

Its dimensions are

46.2 x 20.4 cm (18 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in black ink, lower right: M

It is inscribed

Inscribed in white on black, on the sign: Information

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; brush and ink on paper; 46.2 x 20.4 cm (18 3/16 x 8 1/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Charles W. Gould; 1947-115-1

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