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Object Timeline

1911

  • Work on this object began.

1919

  • Work on this object ended.

1988

  • We acquired this object.

2001

2020

  • You found it!

Drawing, Textile Design: Wundervogel [Miraculous Bird], 1911–19

This is a Drawing. It was made for Wiener Werkstätte. It is dated 1911–19 and we acquired it in 1988. Its medium is brush and gouache, graphite on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds.

Its dimensions are

20.6 x 6.7 cm (8 1/8 x 2 5/8 in. )

It has the following markings

Stamped in red ink, lower right: WIENER / WERK / STÄTTE

It is inscribed

Inscribed in pen and black ink on mount below 195 • 196: Dessin: "Woudervogel"; Inscribed in blue crayon upper left corner of mount (sideways): 40

Cite this object as

Drawing, Textile Design: Wundervogel [Miraculous Bird], 1911–19; Made for Wiener Werkstätte (Austria); brush and gouache, graphite on paper; 20.6 x 6.7 cm (8 1/8 x 2 5/8 in. ); Museum purchase from Smithsonian Collections Acquisition and Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Funds; 1988-62-196

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus.

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