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1935

  • Work on this object began.

1945

  • Work on this object ended.

1947

  • We acquired this object.

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Drawing, A Window Seat, ca. 1940

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Christina Malman and made for (as the client) The New Yorker Magazine. It is dated ca. 1940 and we acquired it in 1947. Its medium is black ink and chinese white 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

H x W: 36.8 × 47.8 cm (14 1/2 × 18 13/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed "Malman" in Chinese white on black.

Cite this object as

Drawing, A Window Seat, ca. 1940; Designed by Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; black ink and chinese white on paper; H x W: 36.8 × 47.8 cm (14 1/2 × 18 13/16 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Charles W. Gould; 1947-115-11

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