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Drawing, Two Waiters at an Outdoor Cafe, 1936

This is a Drawing. It was designed by Christina Malman and made for (as the client) The New Yorker Magazine. It is dated 1936 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: 47.8 × 38.7 cm (18 13/16 × 15 1/4 in.)

It is signed

Signed: "Malman (Coney Island) Sept. 12, 1936."

Cite this object as

Drawing, Two Waiters at an Outdoor Cafe, 1936; Designed by Christina Malman (American, b. England, 1911–1959); USA; black ink and chinese white on paper; H x W: 47.8 × 38.7 cm (18 13/16 × 15 1/4 in.); Museum purchase through gift of Charles W. Gould; 1947-115-9

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